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The Grand Staircase of the Villa d'Este at Tivoli

Artist

Jean-Honoré Fragonard

Date

c. 1759

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location On view at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, G310
The Grand Staircase of the Villa d'Este at Tivoli, Jean-Honoré Fragonard
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Medium: Paintings | Oil on canvas
Size: 32 1/4 x 41 1/4 in. (81.92 x 104.78 cm) (sight)44 1/2 x 53 1/2 x 3 1/2 in. (113.03 x 135.89 x 8.89 cm) (outer frame)
Creation Place: Europe, France
Culture: Europe, France
Style: 18th century
Physical Description: stairway around a fountain in a garden; tall trees at L; 2 sculptures at overlook at top of stairs at center; figures at LLC and at overlook
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Daniel T. and Helen E. Lindsay
Accession Number: 2001.235
Artist: Jean-Honoré Fragonard, French, 1732-1806
Role: Artist
Nationality: French
Life Dates: French, 1732-1806
Added to Site: February 28, 2009