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George Frideric Handel. Engraving by F. Bartolozzi after G.B. Cipriani, 1786.

  • Cipriani, Giovanni Battista, 1727-1785.
Date
[1786?]
Reference
2024361i
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Description

Handel's portrait in a roundel being carried aloft by putti and a young woman representing Music, surrounded by a rococo border of straps, fruiting crops, musical instruments, a caduceus and gryphons

Publication/Creation

[London?] : Clementi & Co., [1786?]

Physical description

1 print : engraving ; image and border 32 x 263 cm

Lettering

George Frederic Handel. Born at Halle in Saxony, the 24th of Feb.y 1682. Died in London the 13th of April, 1759. For Clementi & Co.'s edition of Handel's songs. G.B Cipriani delint. F. Bartolozzi. sculp.

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 2024361i

Languages

  • English


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