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"La Tempeste"

Description

Sepia-tone engraving in rectangular gesso and gilt frame, under glass; entitled "The Storm" or "La Tempeste." Portrays a group of figures in classical garb near waterfall (men in boat going over the waterfall). Engraved by Bartolozzi.

Details

Maker
Bartolozzi (Engraver)
Picot, V. M. (Publisher)
Date
1773
Location of origin
London, England
Associated Building
Original to Josiah Quincy House (Quincy, Mass.).
Material
engraving (printing process)
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
engraving (printing process)
Landscape
landscapes (representations)
paper (fiber product)
Picture
Stipple Engraved
Unidentified Paper
Dimensions
21.25 x 17.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1972.89
Credit Line
Gift of Edmund Quincy
GUSN
55715

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