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Drawing, Bacchus, ca. 1810

This is a Drawing. It was designed by Felice Giani. It is dated ca. 1810 and we acquired it in 1901. Its medium is pen and brown ink, brush and brown wash over traces of graphite on cream 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

17 x 16.2 cm (6 11/16 x 6 3/8 in.)

It is inscribed

Inscribed: sacrificio di Bacco

Cite this object as

Drawing, Bacchus, ca. 1810; Designed by Felice Giani (Italian, 1758–1823); Italy; pen and brown ink, brush and brown wash over traces of graphite on cream laid paper; 17 x 16.2 cm (6 11/16 x 6 3/8 in.); Museum purchase through gift of various donors; 1901-39-3267

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