Design for the Triumphal Arch at the Porta Ticinese in Milan, with the Imperial Arms of the Hapsburg and Allegorical Figures

Pen and brown ink, brush and brown wash, over leadpoint, with stylus ruling and compass construction | 36.1 x 25cm | 1633

Francesco Maria Richini (or Ricchino)

Previously considered anonymous, this drawing has been correctly attributed as by the Milanese architect and author Francesco Maria Richini by Antonio Russo (see Bibliography, Russo 2013), who identified the design with the triumphal entry of Cardina...
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