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Frontispiece, from the Scherzi di Fantasia

Artist:
Giovanni Battista Tiepolo (Italian, Venice 1696–1770 Madrid)
Date:
ca. 1743–50
Medium:
Etching; first state of two
Dimensions:
Plate: 8 7/8 x 7 3/16 in. (22.6 x 18.2 cm) Sheet: 13 7/16 x 9 5/16 in. (34.1 x 23.6 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Purchase, The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund; Dodge and Pfeiffer Funds; Joseph Pulitzer Bequest; Gift of Bertina Suida Manning and Robert L. Manning, 1976
Accession Number:
1976.537(1)
Not on view
Oklahoma City Museum of Art. "The Allure of La Serenissima: Eighteenth-century Venetian Art," September 9, 2010–January 2, 2011.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," September 19, 2011–January 8, 2012.

Rizzi, 1971, 4 (i/ii); Succi, 1985, 77 (i/iv)
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