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Title

Caprices and landscapes

1758-1759


Artists

Gaetano Zompini

Italy

1700 - 1778

after Giovanni Benedetto Castiglione

Italy

baptized 23 March 1609 - 05 May 1664


Details


Alternative title

Varii capricci e paesi


Date

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


Location

Not on display


Accession number

DO22.1965.a-m


Artist information

Gaetano Zompini

Works in the collection

1

Artist information

after Giovanni Benedetto Castiglione

Works in the collection

1


Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


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