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Collection of the Smithsonian Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum

Drawing, "Project for the stucco decoration of a circular ceiling", 1700–25

type: Drawing

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The decoration is intended for the framings of polygonal panels, as well as the space above and between them. On top of the panels - an escutcheon. In the intervals - a vase upon a console, above it - a shell. Rinceaux and volutes are distributed in front of imaginary panels. One eighth is extended, a right half.



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