(Bologna 1775 - Turin 1860)
The Education of Bacchus
Laid down on a 19th century mount, with framing lines in black ink.
Numbered No. / 68 and 83 on a label at the upper right of the old mount.
172 x 229 mm. (6 3/4 x 9 in.) [image]
Comparisons may also be made with a lithograph by Palagi of a Sleeping Cupid, while a similar subject is found in a large etching of The Education of Cupid by Mauro Gandolfi, which reproduces a much smaller circular painting by Palagi of 1820-1821.