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Two Nereids on a Shore, from Schola Italica Picturae, plate 38

Series/Portfolio:
Schola Italica Picturae
Artist:
Domenico Cunego (Italian, Verona 1727–1803 Rome)
Artist:
After Francesco Albani (Italian, Bologna 1578–1660 Bologna)
Publisher:
Gavin Hamilton (British, Murdieston, Lothian, Scotland 1723–1798 Rome)
Date:
1771
Medium:
Engraving and etching
Dimensions:
Sheet: 21 5/8 x 15 9/16 in. (55 x 39.5 cm) Plate: 9 7/16 x 15 3/4 in. (24 x 40 cm) printed horizontally
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, Transferred from the Library, 1941
Accession Number:
41.71.1.21(67)
Not on view
Inscription: At upper right: 38
At lower left: Franc. Albano pinxit
At lower right: Dom. Cunego sculpsit Romae 1771.
At bottom center: Nereides Nymphae / Exstat Romae in Aedibus Ghisüs

Marking: On verso at center: The Metropolitan Museum of Art stamp
Le Blanc II.75.51
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