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Gaetano Zompini

(Italy 1700 – 1778)

after Giovanni Benedetto Castiglione

(Italy baptized 23 March 1609 – 05 May 1664)

Title
Caprices and landscapes
Alternative title:
Varii capricci e paesi
Year
1758-1759
Media categories
Print, Book
Materials used
bound album: 14 leaves, 13 etchings
Dimensions

40.0 x 55.5 x 1.0 cm album closed:

a - etching 1 - title page; 28 x 42.6 cm; platemark

a - etching 1 - title page; 39.5 x 55.5 cm; sheet/leaf

b - etching 2; 21 x 29.2 cm; platemark

b - etching 2; 39.5 x 55.5 cm; sheet/leaf

c - etching 3; 21.2 x 30 cm; platemark

c - etching 3; 39.5 x 55.5 cm; sheet/leaf

d - etching 4; 20.9 x 29.8 cm; platemark

d - etching 4; 39.5 x 55.5 cm; sheet/leaf

e - etching 5; 29 x 40 cm; platemark

e - etching 5; 39.5 x 55.5 cm; sheet/leaf

f - etching 6; 29.2 x 43 cm; platemark

f - etching 6; 39.5 x 55.5 cm; sheet/leaf

g - etching 7; 29.1 x 43 cm; platemark

g - etching 7; 39.5 x 55.5 cm; sheet/leaf

h - etching 8; 29 x 42.9 cm; platemark

h - etching 8; 39.5 x 55.5 cm; sheet/leaf

i - etching 9; 29 x 42.9 cm; platemark

i - etching 9; 39.5 x 55.5 cm; sheet/leaf

j - etching 10; 29.4 x 42.7 cm; platemark

j - etching 10; 39.5 x 55.5 cm; sheet/leaf

k - etching 11; 29 x 43.1 cm; platemark

k - etching 11; 39.5 x 55.5 cm; sheet/leaf

l - etching 12; 29.3 x 43.2 cm; platemark

l - etching 12; 39.5 x 55.5 cm; sheet/leaf

m - etching 13; 28.8 x 42.8 cm; platemark

m - etching 13; 39.5 x 55.5 cm; sheet/leaf

Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Credit
Gift of Mr and Mrs A.H. Varcoe 1965
Accession number
DO22.1965.a-m
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (1)

Nicholas Draffin, Piety and Paganism, Sydney, 1991, 11.

Exhibition history (2)

Purchases and Acquisitions for 1965, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 09 Mar 1966–03 Apr 1966

Piety and Paganism, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 13 Jul 1991–29 Sep 1991