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Drawing, Design for Stage Curtain: Apollo and Marsyas, Palazzo Conti-Sinibaldi, Faenza

This is a drawing. It was designed by Felice Giani. It is dated 1800–1801 and we acquired it in 1901. Its medium is pen and brown ink, brush and brown wash over black chalk on wove 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

27.3 x 27.7 cm (10 3/4 x 10 7/8 in.)

It is inscribed

"Teatro della V musica."

Cite this object as

Drawing, Design for Stage Curtain: Apollo and Marsyas, Palazzo Conti-Sinibaldi, Faenza; Designed by Felice Giani (Italian, 1758–1823); Italy; pen and brown ink, brush and brown wash over black chalk on wove paper; 27.3 x 27.7 cm (10 3/4 x 10 7/8 in.); Museum purchase through gift of various donors; 1901-39-3180

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