European Art
Artist: Giovanni Domenico Tiepolo, Italian, 1727–1804

Flora and Zephyr

ca. 1760

Oil on canvas

261.6 x 205.7 x 4.4 cm (103 x 81 x 1 3/4 in.)
Gift of Hannah D. and Louis M. Rabinowitz
1959.15.21
Culture: 
Italian, Venetian
Period: 
18th century
Classification: 
Paintings
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Hofkammerat (Court Counselor) Hess, Würzburg (painting decorated a ceiling of the Hess' house, now named Wittelsbacher Hof); Archbishop's Palace, Würzburg; Hannah D. and Louis M. Rabinowitz Collection, Sands Point, Long Island, before 1945-1959.

Bibliography: 

Burton B. Fredericksen and Federico Zeri, Census of Pre-Nineteenth-Century Italian Paintings in North American Public Collections (Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 1972), 601.

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