Gateway of a villa

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Left row: above, between wall and a two-winged gate, both outlined, is a tripartite pedestal with a column between two figures. Above stands a vase with flowers. Below, rough sketch of the left side of an elevation with the scheme of pylons, laterally, and figures upon pedestals between the curved gates. Right row, above: two figures of the same height as the curved gate they flank. Caption: "quatro formi". Center, at right: one rough sketch for the motif of the figures in 1938-88-1715. Below, detail: one of these figures and the upper panel of the gate. A faun gripping the bars below the points. It is flanked by wo oblongs with a lozenge ornament. Below the points, a frieze in the panel of the gate. In the center, the bars have knobs. Only part of the background of the top left row is colored. Made in: Rome, Italy. Date: 1780s. Record ID: chndm_1938-88-1714.

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