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A ceiling decoration with the Chigi arms at the corner; page in an album
Pen and brown ink, brown wash, over black chalk
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Height: 257 millimetres
Width: 203 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- For details of the Grimaldi album see entry for At,10.1.
Lit.: N. Turner, 'Italian Drawings in the BM, Roman Baroque Drawings', London, 1999, I, no. 144(119)
Isabella Lodi-Fè has pointed out that in 1672 Grimaldi decorated rooms in the Casino delle Quattro Fontane for the Chigi family, now known only through a partial description by Grimaldi himself (Golzio, 1939, p. 197, n. 170). For further drawings possibly relating to a Chigi project see Pp,4.68-9.
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