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Collection of the Smithsonian Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum

Drawing, "The Three Graces", ca. 1813

type: Drawing

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Three Graces and two cupids. Typical pose of Three Graces which shows two sporting veil, while central Grace shown with wreath. At left and at right, putti playing cymbals. On verso: graphite sketch of similar compartment. In center, woman sitting on pedestal. She is turned towards left and extends a thread supported by left hand of dancing girl, raising wreath.

Participants

Designer
Felice Giani

Department

Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design