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A scene of necromancy: a woman bearing a vessel, a turbaned man, and a soldier look toward a pedestal upon which a skull and limb bone are burning, a bearded male figure's face is visible behind the group, from the series 'Turns of fantasy' (Scherzi di fantasia)

Giovanni Battista Tiepoloca. 1743–57

The Metropolitan Museum of Art

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  • Title: A scene of necromancy: a woman bearing a vessel, a turbaned man, and a soldier look toward a pedestal upon which a skull and limb bone are burning, a bearded male figure's face is visible behind the group, from the series 'Turns of fantasy' (Scherzi di fantasia)
  • Creator: Giovanni Battista Tiepolo
  • Date Created: ca. 1743–57
  • Physical Dimensions: sheet: 8 15/16 x 7 3/8 in. (22.7 x 18.8 cm)
  • Type: Print
  • External Link: http://www.metmuseum.org/art/collection/search/397636
  • Medium: Etching
  • Repository: Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY

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