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Creator:
Francesco Bartolozzi RA, 1728–1815, Italian, active in Britain (1764–99)
after Giovanni Battista Cipriani RA, 1727–1785, Italian, active in Britain (1755-85)
Title:

Ticket for the Benefit of Mr. Giardini

Former Title(s):

For the Benefit of Mr. Giardini

Date:
1780
Medium:
Etching and line engraving on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 6 1/2 x 5 3/4 inches (16.5 x 14.6 cm), Plate: 5 3/4 x 5 1/4 inches (14.6 x 13.3 cm), and Image: 4 1/2 x 3 3/4 inches (11.4 x 9.5 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite lower right: "C 1923 II/IV"; inscribed in graphite lower right: "2190"; in graphite lower left: "Sep. 22. 1825 Christie's from Lot 17"

Lettered lower left: "G.B.Cipriani inv:"; lower center: "Publifh'd as the Act directs Feby. 4th. 1780."; lower right: "F.Bartolozzi Sculp 1780"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1978.43.715
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:52101
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