Cresting of a frame

Pen and brown ink, brush and brown wash on off-white laid paper, lined | 1780-1790

Giuseppe Barberi

Two angels or putti kneel upon moldings; the left one raises a chalice, the right one a sixteen-pointed star. Between them and behind the right angel is an enormous book, upon which the latter leans his right hand. It is probably the apocalyptic book...
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