Giovanni Battista Piranesi
Frieze Motif of Standing Putti with Swag of Fruit. Verso: Flying Putti
Red and black chalk on paper; verso: red chalk.
4 3/4 x 11 3/16 inches (121 x 285 mm)
Bequest of Junius S. Morgan and gift of Henry S. Morgan.
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Numbered at lower right, in graphite, "26".
Mrs. J.P. Morgan, New York; by descent to her sons Junius S. Morgan, Princeton and Paris (no mark, see Lugt 1536) and Henry S. Morgan, New York.
Stampfle, Felice. Giovanni Battista Piranesi, Drawings in the Pierpont Morgan Library. New York : Dover, 1978, no. 24, repr.