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Agostino Tofanelli
Minister of Sacrifices - Original Etching by Agostino Tofanelli - 1794

1794

US$1,155.31

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Minister of Sacrifices (Original Title: “Ministro de’ Sagrifizi”) is an original etching realized in 1794. Image Dim: cm 48 x 33, Dim: cm 59 x 44. Wonderful B/W Etching on copper. Designed by Agostino Tofanelli and engraved by Alessandro Mochetti. In Very Good condition, except some stains in lower margin. From "Illustrazioni de'Monumenti scelti Borghesiani già esistenti nella Villa sul Pincio (..) date ora per la prima volta in luce dal cav. Gio. Gherardo De Rossi e da Stefano Piale sotto la guida di Vincenzo Feoli..", by Ennio Quirino Visconti, published in Rome, 1821. It deals with two volumes of engravings showing the main antique monuments or statues collected by the Prince Borghese in his Villa in Pincio Hill. Remarkable contemporary artists like Luigi Cunego, Gio. Batta Leonetti, Pietro Bettelini, Gio. Brunetti, Giovanni Ottaviani, Angelo Campanella, Pietro Fontana contributed. Drawings are, above all, by Agostino Tofanelli, Bernardino Nocchi, Domenico de Angelis, Teodoro Matteini.

Details

  • Creator
    Agostino Tofanelli
  • Creation Year
    1794
  • Dimensions
    Height: 23.23 in. (59 cm)Width: 17.33 in. (44 cm)Depth: 0.04 in. (1 mm)
  • Medium
  • Period
    1790-1799
  • Framing
    Framing Options Available
  • Condition
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  • Gallery Location
    Roma, IT
  • Reference Number
    Seller: J-769701stDibs: LU65038029722

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    Estimated Customs Duties & Taxes to the Continental US: $0.
    Ships From: Rome, Italy
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