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Architectural Ruins with a View of a Garden; Stage design for Giacomo Meyerbeer's opera, "Robert le diable"

Artist:
Carlo Ferrario (Italian, Milan, 1833–1907)
Date:
1845–1907
Medium:
Graphite; partly squared in graphite
Dimensions:
Overall: 12 1/2 x 18 15/16 in. (31.8 x 48.1 cm) image: 6 15/16 x 10 7/16 in. (17.6 x 26.5 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1962
Accession Number:
62.570.22
Not on view
Signature: Lower left corner signed in pen and brown ink: "Ferrario C."

Inscription: On the mount in printed letters along center of upper border: "Opera di Roberto il Daivolo. Inedito"; along center of lower border: "Ferrario C."
Vendor: Randolph Gunter (American, died 1962)
David J. Hough "Ferrario, Carlo: Bibliography." in The New Grove Dictionary of Music Online. Edited by L. Macy, August 9, 2002.



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