Design for ceiling mural

 
Design for ceiling mural
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  • Title :     Design for ceiling mural
  • Artist:     C. Guarinessi Artist
  • Accession:     XX1990.3274
  • Country:     Italy
  • Date:     date unknown
  • Dimensions:     Inches 19-1/2 32-1/4, Centimeters 49.5 81.9
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Prints, Drawings, and Photographs
  • Subject:     Interior Decoration
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     XX1990.3274.JPG
  • Tags:     Interior Design~Prints, Drawings, and Photographs
Description:
Watercolor, ink and graphite on paper design for richly painted ceiling mural with putti, garlands, fountains, etc; central rectangular area surrounded by spandrels that are separated by pilasters; at each corner is a pendentive decorated in a floral motif; the spandrels are decorated with alternating images of fountains, trees and suns.