Drawing, Sepulchral Monument for Leonida Spada, 1815
This is a Drawing. It was created by Felice Giani. It is dated 1815 and we acquired it in 1901. Its medium is pen and brown ink, brown wash, graphite on white laid paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.
It is credited
Museum purchase through gift of various donors.
Its dimensions are
19 x 25.4cm (7 1/2 x 10in.)
It is inscribed
Inscribed in pen and brown ink over graphite, on sarcophagus: ILVSTRE LEONIDA SPADA 1815; on base of monument: LAMICITIA PATRIA
Cite this object as
Drawing, Sepulchral Monument for Leonida Spada, 1815; Felice Giani (Italian, 1758–1823); Italy; pen and brown ink, brown wash, graphite on white laid paper; 19 x 25.4cm (7 1/2 x 10in.); Museum purchase through gift of various donors; 1901-39-2864
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition The Cooper-Hewitt Collections: A Design Resource.