Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Design for a covered vase with two goat heads and a garland

Artist:
Benigno Bossi (Italian, 1727–1792)
Artist:
after Ennemond Alexandre Petitot (French, Lyons 1727–1801 Parma)
Date:
1764
Medium:
Etching
Dimensions:
plate: 8 7/8 x 6 9/16 in. (22.5 x 16.7 cm) sheet: 10 7/16 x 7 11/16 in. (26.5 x 19.5 cm)
Classifications:
Prints, Ornament & Architecture
Credit Line:
Bequest of Phyllis Massar, 2011
Accession Number:
2012.136.141
Not on view
Inscription: Numbered at top right: '3'
Phyllis D. Massar; Donor: Phyllis D. Massar
Guilmard p. 225, 27
Désiré Guilmard Les maîtres ornemanistes.... 2 vols., Paris, 1880.



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