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Collection of the Smithsonian Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum

Drawing, "Pales, Triptolemus, Decoration for a Vault, Sala dei Legislatori, Palazzo Conti-Sinibaldi", 1787–1802

type: Drawing

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Pales holding shepherd staff shown in profile, seated beneath tree. Flock of goats and sheep presses around well. Inscription, Pale inv de pascoli. At right, Triptolemus holds reins of two snakes drawing plow chariot, inscribed Tritolamo inve del aratro.


Felice Giani


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