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Francesco Bartolozzi RA, 1728–1815, Italian, active in Britain (1764–99), Ticket for the Benefit of Mr. Giardini, 1763
Ticket for the Benefit of Mr. Giardini
- Former Title(s):
For the Benefit of Mr. Giardini
- Stipple engraving and line engraving on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream laid paper
- Sheet: 5 7/8 x 5 5/8 inches (14.9 x 14.3 cm), Plate: 5 3/8 x 5 1/8 inches (13.7 x 13 cm), Image: 4 5/8 x 4 5/8 inches (11.7 x 11.7 cm)
Inscribed on back in graphite center: "Apollo crowned by Mercury | 1408-2188 | Mercury presenting a lyre to | Apollo, whom a muse is crowning | C1919 I/III"
Collector's mark: "FG"
Lettered lower center inside image: "BENEFIT OF | MR.GIARDINI"; lower left: "G.B.Cipriani inv."; lower right: "F.Bartolozzi Sculp."
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
- Accession Number:
- Prints and Drawings
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