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Drawing, Three Bacchus Subjects: Bacchus Worshipped, 1800

This is a Drawing. It was designed by Felice Giani. It is dated 1800 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

13.3 x 39.2 cm (5 1/4 x 15 7/16 in.)

It is inscribed

Inscribed in ink: Bacco adorato per Dio; Arianna sposa di Bacco; trionfo di Bacco.

Cite this object as

Drawing, Three Bacchus Subjects: Bacchus Worshipped, 1800; Designed by Felice Giani (Italian, 1758–1823); Italy; pen and brown ink, brush and brown wash over traces of graphite on cream laid paper; 13.3 x 39.2 cm (5 1/4 x 15 7/16 in.); Museum purchase through gift of various donors; 1901-39-3320

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