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Sketch of a Palace's Interior's Foreshortening with Stairs, Statues and Ornaments

Artist:
Giuseppe Bernardino Bison (Italian, Palmanova 1762–1844 Milan)
Date:
1762–1844
Medium:
Pen and black ink, brush and grey wash over traces of black chalk
Dimensions:
7 -15/16 x 11- 7/16 in. (20.2 x 29 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Purchase, Harris Brisbane Dick Fund and Joseph Pulitzer Bequest, 1971
Accession Number:
1971.513.53
Not on view
Signature: Signed Bison lower right

Inscription: Annotated on the lower right corner in pen and brown ink: " Bison" (by the hand of the artist ?)
Vendor: Yvonne Ffrench (British, born 1901)
Sullivan Kaufman, George Knox Fantastic and Ornamental Drawings: A Selection of Drawings from the Kaufman Collection Exh. cat. Portsmouth College of Art and Design. Portsmouth, 1969, cat. no. 36.

Adelheid M. Gealt Disegni di Giuseppe Bernardino Bison nelle collezioni nordamericane in Giuseppe Bernardino Bison: pittore e disegnatore. Exh. cat. Udine, Chiesa di San Francesco (24 Oct., 1997 - 15 Feb., 1998). Ed. by Giuseppe Bergamini, and Fabrizio Magani, Milan, 1997, fig. no. 5, pp. 90-92, ill.



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