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Three magicians burning a snake, from the Scherzi

Artist:
Giovanni Battista Tiepolo (Italian, Venice 1696–1770 Madrid)
Date:
ca. 1743–50
Medium:
Etching; first state of two
Dimensions:
Plate: 9 x 7 1/16 in. (22.8 x 18 cm) Sheet: 13 1/2 x 9 1/4 in. (34.3 x 23.5 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Purchase, The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund; Dodge and Pfeiffer Funds; Joseph Pulitzer Bequest; Gift of Bertina Suida Manning and Robert L. Manning, 1976
Accession Number:
1976.537(13)
Not on view
Bertina Suida Manning; Robert Lee Manning; Donor: Bertina Suida Manning Donor: Robert Lee Manning
Oklahoma City Museum of Art. "The Allure of La Serenissima: Eighteenth-century Venetian Art," September 9, 2010–January 2, 2011.

Rizzi 36.5 i/ii; Succi, 1985, 73 (i/ii)
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