TIEPOLO, Giovanni Battista
(b. 1696, Venezia, d. 1770, Madrid)

Nobility Conquering Envy

1743-50
Fresco
Palazzo Labia, Venice

Along the cornice that delimits the lower edge of the ceiling, within faux openings defined by painted architectural elements, a number of mythological scenes appears. The picture shows Nobility Conquering Envy.




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