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Collection of the Smithsonian Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum

Drawing, "Vulcan, Design for Vaulted Ceiling, Sala dei Legislatori, Palazzo Conti-Sinibaldi, Faenza", 1787–1802

type: Drawing

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Vulcan shown in profile, seated beside anvil toward left, inside cave. Right hand holds group of Three Graces, left hand holds hammer. Distant view of volcano. Inscribed inside oval: Volcano invent delle arti. Top left, perhaps part of "7."

Participants

Designer
Felice Giani

Department

Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design