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Portatrice de acqua (Water carrier)
  • Lucietto
    active: Italy
  • Portatrice de acqua (Water carrier), 1900s
  • Where object was made: Italy
  • micro mosaic
  • Canvas/Support: 42.2 x 22.2 cm
    Canvas/Support: 16 5/8 x 8 3/4 in
    Frame Dimensions: 22 3/4 x 14 3/4 x 2 1/2 in
  • Gift of the Max Kade Foundation
  • Not on display
  • 1977.0061
Description

Mosaic of woman holding a water jug over her shoulder with her proper right hand. Body of water on the left. Sunset/sunrise in the background.




Paper label on verso:

REV. FABBRICA / DI / S PIETRO IN VATICANO / STUDIO DEL MOSAICO
Numero d'Ordine: 3187
Nome dell' Artista: Lucietto
Ogetto: Portratrice de acqua