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The Serenade

Image for The Serenade
Data Source
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
Catalogue Status
Research in Progress
Description
Two boys play the mandolin, two more listen in poses similar to those of the one leaning against a stone and the seated one plate 6, loc. cit. The girl listens from a Romanesque twin window. Mountainous landscape.
Artist
Bartolomeo Pinelli, Roman, 1781 - 1835
Date
1807–08
Credit Line
Gift of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt
Medium
Pen and gray ink with watercolor and black chalk on off-white wove paper
Object Name
Drawing
Type
Drawing
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
made in
Italy
Accession Number
1931-73-287