The Banquet of Anthony and Cleopatra

The Banquet of Anthony and Cleopatra

The Banquet of Anthony and Cleopatra
Giovanni Battista Tiepolo (1696-1770)
Italy
18th century
Bistre wash over black chalk on laid paper
Width 33.5 cm x height 23.5 cm
Museum no. D.1825-1885

The undissolved brown particles characteristic of bistre ink are clearly visible.