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Winged Putto Crowning a Seated Woman Who Looks to the Left

Artist:
Giovanni Battista Tiepolo (Italian, Venice 1696–1770 Madrid)
Date:
1696–1770
Medium:
Pen and brown ink, brush with pale and dark brown wash, over black chalk
Dimensions:
8 7/8 x 6 7/8in. (22.5 x 17.4cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1937
Accession Number:
37.165.25
Not on view
Inscription: Annotated in graphite on verso, 3.
Guillaume de Gontaut-Biron, marquis de Biron (1859–1939); Guillaume de Gontaut-Biron, marquis de Biron (1859–1939)
Jacob Bean, William M. Griswold 18th Century Italian Drawings in The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Exh. cat. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1990, cat. no. 223, fig. no. 223, p. 231, ill.

Svetlana Alpers, Michael Baxandall Tiepolo and the Pictorial Intelligence. New Haven / London, 1994, pp. 19 and 51.



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