Georgian stipple engraving by Cipriani, ‘POMONA’, circa 1795

$580.00 AUD

Georgian stipple engraving of circular form, titled ‘POMONA’, after the R.A. artist Cipriana, engraved by Bartolozzi, circa 1795In a 19th century gilt frame, trade label for THOMAS BRUCE dealer in Antique Furniture, China, Curios, and Decorative Works of Art, Stonegate, York.



frame 26cm


Giovanni Battista Cipriani, b. Florence; d. Hammersmith 1785; to London 1755; Royal Academician, Foundation RA 1768; exhibited RA 1769-79; trained in Florence by Hugford; acquainted with Chambers and Wilton in Rome in early 1750s; joined Wilton as instructor at Duke of Richmond's short-lived Academy 1758; his friend Bartolozzi engraved many of his works; taught J.H. Mortimer; collaborated with Barret, Mortimer and others.

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