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  • Place of origin:

    Italy (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1804-ca. 1818 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Roccheggiani, Lorenzo (engravers (printmakers))

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Engraving on paper

  • Museum number:

    28623:322

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case EM, shelf 50

This 19th-century print by Lorenzo Roccheggiani shows a vase, a tripod and a chair in the Etruscan style

Ornament prints like these were published for artisans to use in the production of objects, and were responsible for spreading the influence of various decorative styles.

Physical description

Engraving, ornament print showing a vase, a tripod and a chair

Place of Origin

Italy (made)

Date

ca. 1804-ca. 1818 (made)

Artist/maker

Roccheggiani, Lorenzo (engravers (printmakers))

Materials and Techniques

Engraving on paper

Marks and inscriptions

'1. Tripode di Metallo nel' Moseo di Portici / 2. Sedia Etrusca si vede per commodo da lavorqui le Donne, per le due cesti che ui sono / nei lati cavato dal'detto vaso che qui si vede / 3. Vaso Etrusco posseduto dai Sig: Conte Clementini'

Dimensions

Height: 18.6 cm, Width: 27.9 cm

Descriptive line

Engraving, ornament print by Lorenzo Roccheggiani, Italy, ca. 1804-1818

Materials

Printing ink; Paper

Techniques

Engraving

Subjects depicted

Chairs; Vases; Tripods (stands)

Categories

Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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