Design for a Ceiling: The Four Parts of the World

Artist: Giovanni Antonio Pellegrini (Italian, Venice 1675–1741 Venice)
Date: 1725
Medium: Brush and gray wash over graphite or lead. Framing lines in pen and black ink. Four sections of paper, two center parts joined together
Dimensions: 57-5/16 x 20-9/16 in. (145.6 x 52.2 cm)
Classification: Drawings
Credit Line: Gift of the Estate of James Hazen Hyde, 1959
Accession Number: 59.208.107

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