Nov 23, 2012

Ceiling Study: Allegory of Peace and War

Ceiling Study: Allegory of Peace and War

c. 1800 ?

Giuseppe Bernardino Bison

(Italian, 1762-1844)

Pen and brown ink and brush and brown wash over black chalk

Support: Light gray laid paper, laid down on cream(3) wove paper, perimeter mounted to a tertiary support of wove paper

Sheet: 29.7 x 43 cm (11 11/16 x 16 15/16 in.); Secondary Support: 29.7 x 43 cm (11 11/16 x 16 15/16 in.); Tertiary Support: 37.8 x 50.9 cm (14 7/8 x 20 1/16 in.)

Delia E. Holden Fund 1971.31


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