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Design for a Ceiling Decoration

Artist:
attributed to Giocondo (Giuseppe) Albertolli (Italian, Bedano 1742–1839 Milan)
Date:
1742–1839
Medium:
Pen and gray-brown ink, brush and wash, on heavy laid paper
Dimensions:
11-1/2 x 17 in. (29.2 x 43.2 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1957
Accession Number:
57.582.1
Not on view
Robert Prouté
Mary L. Myers Architectural and Ornament Drawings: Juvarra, Vanvitelli, The Bibiena Family & Other Italian Draughtsmen. Exh. cat. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1975, cat. no. 1, fig. no. 1, p. 11, ill.



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