Courtesy of Holkham Hall | Licence: All Rights Reserved
Courtesy of Holkham Hall | Licence: All Rights Reserved

Adonis standing between two Bacchantes

Collective Title

Two Albums of Drawings after the Antique by Francesco Bartoli. Bound in gilt-tooled, full tan Morocoo, bound in c. 1830 by F&T. Aiken. Both volumes: 59.3 x 44.5cm.

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From a painting in an ancient Roman grotto. Reversed. See Picturae Antiquae (1791), no. 4.
Volume 1; Folio No. 44

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Rome, Italy

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From an album in which Bartoli records classical motifs, many of which copied from frescoes in identified buildings in Rome.