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Ruins of a Basilica or Mausoleum

Artist:
Giovanni Paolo Panini (Italian, Piacenza 1691–1765 Rome)
Date:
1691–1765
Medium:
Pen and ink, brush and brown and gray wash
Dimensions:
12 3/16 x 8 1/8in. (31 x 20.6cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Gift of Cephas G. Thompson, 1887
Accession Number:
87.12.50
Not on view
Cephas G. Thompson (American, 1809–1888); Donor: Cephas G. Thompson (American, 1809–1888)
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Coles Gallery, 8: Tapestries and Paintings, Malachites, Vases, Drawings by Old Masters, Etchings, Photographs, and Tapestries in Gallery 4, Main Hall.," 1895.

Coles Gallery, 8: Tapestries and Paintings, Malachites, Vases, etc.; Drawings by Old Masters, Etchings, Photographs, and Tapestries in Gallery 4, Main Hall. Exh. cat., The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Hand-book, no. 8, New York, 1895, cat. no. 720.

Ferdinando Arisi Gian Paolo Panini. Piacenza, 1961, p. 243.



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