Giuseppe Zocchi, ‘Pietre Dure of Architettura’, Early 19th Century, Painting, Pietre Dure,  M.S. Rau
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Giuseppe Zocchi

Pietre Dure of Architettura, Early 19th Century

Pietre Dure
27 × 34 3/8 × 1 5/8 in
68.6 × 87.3 × 4.1 cm
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Location
New Orleans
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M.S. Rau
New Orleans

Richly hued and imaginatively conceived, this Florentine plaque is an extraordinary example of the …

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Richly hued and imaginatively conceived, this Florentine plaque is an extraordinary example of the ancient art of pietre dure. The scene is composed entirely of meticulously cut semiprecious stones, which are carefully fit together and set in slate to create the scene. Antic alabaster, lapis lazuli, chalcedony, rosso …

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Giuseppe Zocchi

Pietre Dure of Architettura, Early 19th Century

Pietre Dure
27 × 34 3/8 × 1 5/8 in
68.6 × 87.3 × 4.1 cm
Sold
Location
New Orleans
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