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Statue of Caesar as a Divinity

Artist:
Vincenzo Camuccini (Italian, Rome 1771–1844 Rome)
Date:
1771–1844
Medium:
Lead graphite
Dimensions:
9 1/4 x 7 1/2in. (23.5 x 19.1cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Gift of Cephas G. Thompson, 1887
Accession Number:
87.12.177
Not on view
Signature: Signed: Camuccini

Inscription: Annotated, vero (true) Elio Qesare in lead graphite.
Cephas G. Thompson (American, 1809–1888); Donor: Cephas G. Thompson (American, 1809–1888)
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Coles Gallery, 8: Tapestries and Paintings, Malachites, Vases, Drawings by Old Masters, Etchings, Photographs, and Tapestries in Gallery 4, Main Hall.," 1895.

Coles Gallery, 8: Tapestries and Paintings, Malachites, Vases, etc.; Drawings by Old Masters, Etchings, Photographs, and Tapestries in Gallery 4, Main Hall. Exh. cat., The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Hand-book, no. 8, New York, 1895, cat. no. 847.

Ulrich W. Hiesinger "The Paintings of Vincenzo Camuccini, 1771-1844." Art Bulletin. vol. 60, no. 2, 1978, p. 319.



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