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Allegorical Figures
  • Giulio Carpioni
    1613–1678
    born: Venice, Italy ; died: Venice, Italy
  • Allegorical Figures, 1633
  • Where object was made: Italy
  • pen, ink, wash on paper
  • Paper Type: laid
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 16.6 x 20.8 cm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 6 1/2 x 8 3/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Bequest of Helen Foresman Spencer
  • Not on display
  • 1982.0166
Description

Figure emerging from waves in the foreground. Two central figures with wings are standing on a shore. Figure with trident and sea horses on right. Figure seated on a cloud to the left.