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The Two Magicians and a Boy

Tiepolo, Giovanni Battista (printmaker)

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The Two Magicians and a Boy (assigned title)

Two magi and a boy (assigned title)

Scherzi di fantasia (series title)


Tiepolo, Giovanni Battista (printmaker) Italian artist, 1696-1770







Production Notes

First state, without the number.




height: width:


circa 1743


given: The Friends of the Fitzwilliam Museum 1960 (Prints given by The Friends of the Fitzwilliam Museum)

Other Notes

Plate thirteen of the series Scherzi di Fantasia.

See George Knox & Elaine Dee, 'Etchings by the Tiepolos, Domenico Tiepolo's collection of the family etchings' (Ottawa: National Gallery of Canada, 1976 Exhibition Catalog), no. 6.

Standard print ref/s

Vesme 25 I/II
de Vesme, Alexandre
(1906) Le peintre-graveur italien, ouvrage faisant suite au peintre-graveur de Bartsch , Milan : Ulrico Hoepli

Rizzi 16 I/II
Rizzi, Aldo
(1971) The etchings of the Tiepolos , London : Phaidon Press

Accession Number

P.65-1960 (Paintings, Drawings and Prints)
(Reference Number: 129857; Input Date: 2006-04-24 / Last Edit: 2011-07-22)

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