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Perspective Design for a Stage Set of an Italian Cityscape

Artist:
Antonio Mauro II (Italian, active 1784–97)
Date:
1784–97
Medium:
Pen and black ink, brown and gray wash and leadpoint with vertical lines in leadpoint for the architectural construction
Dimensions:
10 1/2 × 14 1/4 in. (26.7 × 36.2 cm)
Classifications:
Drawings, Ornament & Architecture
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1962
Accession Number:
62.652.12
Not on view
Inscription: Annotated on the drawing there are numbers of the mesure for the architecture.
Inscription in the center of the lower border in pen and black ink: "Mauro, Architetto, Veneto"

Marking: Collector's mark on the lower right corner in black ink: L.2745b. Mark of Dr. Matthias Konrad Hubrecht Rech (1879-1946), notary in Bonn.
Randolph Gunter (American, died 1962); Vendor: Estate of Randolph Gunter (American, died 1962)Vendor: through James J. Kane, New York
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