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Antique Carved Marble Candelabra Base

A work made of pen and brown ink and brush and brown wash, over graphite, on cream laid paper laid down on off-white laid paper.
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  • A work made of pen and brown ink and brush and brown wash, over graphite, on cream laid paper laid down on off-white laid paper.

Date:

1642/44 or 1647/51

Artist:

Andrea di Lione
Italian, 1610–1685

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Andrea di Lione

Title

Antique Carved Marble Candelabra Base

Place

Italy (Artist's nationality)

Date

1642–1644

Medium

Pen and brown ink and brush and brown wash, over graphite, on cream laid paper laid down on off-white laid paper

Inscriptions

Inscribed, lower right, brown ink: probably “Biano;” inscribed, lower left, brown ink: Ponino; inscribed, lower center of mount, brown ink: probably by Don Gaspar Mendez de Haro y Guzman, “Gio. Benedo. Castillione.”

Dimensions

Primary support: 23.4 × 17.1 cm (9 1/4 × 6 3/4 in.); Secondary support: 26 × 19 cm (10 1/4 × 7 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Richard and Mary L. Gray

Reference Number

2019.881

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