James Basire (I) (Artist) Giovanni Cipriani (Related Artist)

Julia Pia

Julia Pia by James Basire (I), Giovanni Cipriani

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Title
Julia Pia
Artist/creator
Production date
1761
Medium
etching
Dimensions
395 x 305 mm
Inscription
G. Batta Cipriani delin. (l.l.) Ja. Basire Sculp (l.r.). JULIA PIA, Septimii Severi uxor Caracallae et Getae mater, quondam. palatii Verospi Romae, nunc Lydei Browne oedium Londini inter plurimas. hujusce generis delicias ornamentum. Getam a fratre in Sinu matris. occisum quis nescit ? Hanc effigiem, moerorem vultu demisso mire. exhibentem, dum artifex summo opere faceret, illius in mente. fratricidii inside species, ad cujus similitudinem artem et manum. dirigebat. (l.c.).
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1955
Accession no
1955/36/52
Copyright
No known copyright restrictions
Department
International Art
Display status
Not on display

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