Design for Mantelpieceand Adjoining Wall Friezes

Pen and brown ink, brush and brown wash on off-white laid paper, lined | 1789

Giuseppe Barberi

The right half of the fireplace and the lower right corner of the looking-glass are shown. The frieze is decorated with festoons hanging beside an ovoidal medallion at right, with figures in the center. Brackets supporting the entablature separate th...
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