Forsaken Ariadne
Antonio Santarelli (1750—1820).
Italy. Late 18th — early 19th century.
Cameo. Sardonyx, gold.
3.3 × 2.4 cm.
Below, under the line of the ground, the signature: SANTARELLI
Inv. No. К 1849.Saint Petersburg, State Hermitage Museum

Forsaken Ariadne.

Antonio Santarelli (1750—1820).
Italy. Late 18th — early 19th century.
Cameo. Sardonyx, gold.
3.3 × 2.4 cm.
Below, under the line of the ground, the signature: SANTARELLI
Inv. No. К 1849.

Saint Petersburg, State Hermitage Museum
(Санкт-Петербург, Государственный Эрмитаж)

Origin:
Receipt; 1855, from antiquary Rizzoni.
Credits:
© Photo, text: Antichnoe nasledie v iskusstve Zapadnoi Evropy. Katalog vystavki. s. 93 cat. No. 79.
© 2004 — Gosudarstvennyi Ermitazh, Sankt-Peterburg.
© 2004 — AO “Slaviya”, Sankt-Peterburg.
© 2004 — OOO “Kompaniya “Bazovyi element”, Moskva.
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