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Collection of the Smithsonian Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum

Drawing, "Sepulchral monument for poet Tagerini", after 1795

type: Drawing

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Three steps from an oval platform. The Bacchus boy seated and leaning upon an urn upon an oval pedestal flanked by girls with vine festoons. Inscription: QUI.GIACE.TANGERINI.CHE/ SCRISSE.BENISSIMO.BENCHE/ SEGUACE.DI.BACHO.MAESTRO/ FU.DEL.INPROVISATORE/ GIANNI.ROMANO.BRAVIS (si)MO. In landscape. Temple in the right rear.



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