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Felice Giani
Italian, 1758-1823
Vestal Virgins Showing the Will of Augustus to Tiberius and the Senate, 1785-1790
Brush and wash, pen and ink, with white heightening on cream paper
44 x 83.5 cm (17 5/16 x 32 7/8 inches) (irregular)
Gift of Mr. Janos Scholz 57.246

Felice Giani

Vestal Virgins Showing the Will of Augustus to Tiberius and the Senate

Felice Giani
Italian, 1758-1823
Vestal Virgins Showing the Will of Augustus to Tiberius and the Senate, 1785-1790
Brush and wash, pen and ink, with white heightening on cream paper
44 x 83.5 cm (17 5/16 x 32 7/8 inches) (irregular)
Gift of Mr. Janos Scholz 57.246

  • … - 1904, Collection of Giovanni Piancastelli, Rome, [1845-1926].

    1904 - 1944, Purchased by Mary and Edward Brandegee, Boston, MA from Giovanni Piancastelli. Lugt, 1860c.

    1944 – 1957, Purchased by Janos Scholz, New York, [b. 1903] from Mary Brandegee, Boston, MA.

    1957, Gift to the RISD Museum from Janos Scholz on 12/04/1957.


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