Giovanni Battista Cipriani, R.A.

Preferred Media: Painting and printmaking
Born: 1727 in Florence, Italy
Died: 14 December 1785
Nationality: British, Italian
Category of Membership: Foundation Member
Elected R.A: 10 Dec 1768
 
Works of Art: 43
Books: 11
Archives: 9
Works by

Design for the headpiece of...   
Design for the headpiece of...
1769
Giovanni Battista Cipriani
  

Dedication leaf   
Dedication leaf
Giovanni Battista Cipriani
  

O Fair Britannia Hail   
O Fair Britannia Hail
1760
Giovanni Battista Cipriani
  
Works after

Orlando and Oberto meet and...   
Orlando and Oberto meet and...
1773
Francesco Bartolozzi
  

Olympia abandoned by her husband...   
Olympia abandoned by her husband...
1773
Francesco Bartolozzi
  

Satyr playing Pan's pipes beneath...   
Satyr playing Pan's pipes beneath...
Francesco Bartolozzi
  

Giardini concert ticket   
Giardini concert ticket
1780
Francesco Bartolozzi
  

Allegory of History's victory over...   
Allegory of History's victory over...
Francesco Bartolozzi
  

Ticket for Masqued Ball, New...   
Ticket for Masqued Ball, New...
1775
Francesco Bartolozzi
  
 

Ticket for a Ball at...   
Ticket for a Ball at...
1775
Francesco Bartolozzi
  

Ticket for a Regatta Ball...   
Ticket for a Regatta Ball...
1775
Francesco Bartolozzi
  

Giardini concert ticket   
Giardini concert ticket
[1776?]
Francesco Bartolozzi
  

Giardini concert ticket   
Giardini concert ticket
[1782]
Francesco Bartolozzi
  

Giardini concert ticket   
Giardini concert ticket
1778
Francesco Bartolozzi
  

A Muse   
A Muse
1776
Francesco Bartolozzi
  
 

Vertumnus and Pomona masquerade ticket   
Vertumnus and Pomona masquerade ticket
1777
Francesco Bartolozzi
  

Hanover Square masquerade ticket for...   
Hanover Square masquerade ticket for...
1782
Francesco Bartolozzi
  

Ranelagh Gardens masquerade ticket for...   
Ranelagh Gardens masquerade ticket for...
1776
Francesco Bartolozzi
  

Giardini concert ticket   
Giardini concert ticket
[1767]
Francesco Bartolozzi
  

Title-plate   
Title-plate
Giovanni Battista Cipriani
  

Innocence taught by Love and...   
Innocence taught by Love and...
1 January 1784
Giovanni Battista Cipriani
  
 

Title-plate   
Title-plate
Giovanni Battista Cipriani
  

Fame, Music and Drawing   
Fame, Music and Drawing
1 February 1787
Giovanni Battista Cipriani
  

Design for a concert ticket...   
Design for a concert ticket...
1 May 1822
Giovanni Battista Cipriani
  

Title-page vignette   
Title-page vignette
Giovanni Battista Cipriani
  

Painting   
Painting
20 March 1792
Giovanni Battista Cipriani
  

Britannia directing Painting, Sculpture, and...   
Britannia directing Painting, Sculpture, and...
18 August 1779
Giovanni Battista Cipriani
  
 

Zerbino, wounded in duel, dies...   
Zerbino, wounded in duel, dies...
Giovanni Battista Cipriani
  

A Muse   
A Muse
18 March 1783
Giovanni Battista Cipriani
  

The Graces crowning the Bust...   
The Graces crowning the Bust...
28 July 1788
Giovanni Battista Cipriani
  
Works associated with

Portrait of G.B. Cipriani R.A.   
Portrait of G.B. Cipriani R.A.
24 December 1785
Francesco Bartolozzi
  

Design for a ceiling   
Design for a ceiling
Giovanni Battista Cipriani
  

Christ's Descent from the Cross   
Christ's Descent from the Cross
1767
Giovanni Battista Cipriani
  

Portrait of Giovanni Battista Cipriani,...   
Portrait of Giovanni Battista Cipriani,...
1768 ?
Nathaniel Dance
  

Royal Academy Schools, silver medal...   
Royal Academy Schools, silver medal...
T. Pingo
  

Agostino Carlini, Francesco Bartolozzi, and...   
Agostino Carlini, Francesco Bartolozzi, and...
5 March 1778
John Francis Rigaud
  
 

Portrait of Giovanni Battista Cipriani...   
Portrait of Giovanni Battista Cipriani...
29 September 1789
John Francis Rigaud
  

RA diploma  (Sydney Smirke)   
RA diploma (Sydney Smirke)
Royal Academy of Arts (London)
  

Leaf from a sketchbook   
Leaf from a sketchbook
1760s - early 1770s
Benjamin West
  

Leaf from a sketchbook with...   
Leaf from a sketchbook with...
after 1769
Benjamin West
  

Design for a painted panel...   
Design for a painted panel...
c.1780
John Yenn
  

Design for a wall panel...   
Design for a wall panel...
c.1780
John Yenn
  
 

Design for a wall panel...   
Design for a wall panel...
c.1780
John Yenn
  

Gemmarum Antiquarum Delectus; Ex Præstantioribus Desumptus, Quæ In Dactyliothecis Ducis Marlburiensis Conservantur. - Choix De Pierres Antiques Gravées Du Cabinet Du Duc De Marlborough. - Tom. I. (II.) -   - Londini: [1845]   
07/2851   
Chambers, William, R.A.   A Treatise On Civil Architecture, In Which The Principles of that Art are laid down, and Illustrated by a great Number of Plates, Accurately Designed, and Elegantly Engraved by the best Hands. By William Chambers, Member of the Imperial Academy of Arts in Florence, and Architect toTheir Royal Highnesses The Prince of Wales and Princess Dowager of Wales. - - London [1759]   
06/4209   
Chambers, William, R.A.   A Dissertation On Oriental Gardening; By Sr William Chambers, Comptroller-General Of His Majesty's Works, &c. The Second Edition, With Additions. To Which Is Annexed, An Explanatory Discourse, By Tan Chet-Qua, of Quang-Chew-Fu, Gent. - London: 1773.   
06/2974   
Society of Antiquaries of London   Vetusta Monumenta: Quae Ad Rerum Britannicarum Memoriam Conservandam Societas Antiquariorum Londini Sumptu Suo Edenda Curavit. Volumen Primum. (-Sextum.) - Londini: [1747(-1906)]   
04/3741   
Bryant, Jacob   A New System, Or, An Analysis Of Ancient Mythology: Wherein an Attempt is made to divest Tradition of Fable; and to reduce the Truth to its original Purity. In this Work is given an History of the Babylonians, Chaldeans, Egyptians, Canaanites, Helladians, Ionians, Leleges, Dorians, Pelasgi: Also Of The Scythæ, Indoscythæ, Ethiopians, Phenicians. The Whole contains an Account of the principal Events in the first Ages, from the Deluge to the Dispersion: Also of the various Migrations, which ensued, and the Settlements made afterwards in different Parts: Circumstances of great Consequence, which were subsequent to the Gentile History of Moses. Vol. I. (II.) By Jacob Bryant, Formerly of King's College, Cambridge; and Secretary to his Grace the late Duke of Marlborough, during his Command abroad; and Secretary to him as Master eneral of his Majesty's Ordnance. - London: [1774(-1776)]   
03/2940   
Gray, Thomas   Elegy Written In A Country Church-Yard By Gray: And Translated Into Italian Verse By J. Giannini, LL.D. The Second Edition. - London: [1782]   
03/2932   
Memoirs Of Thomas Hollis, Esq. F.R. And A.S.S. ...   - London Printed [1780]   
03/2888   
Rogers, Charles, F.S.A.   A Collection Of Prints In Imitation Of Drawings. To Which are Annexed Lives Of Their Authors With Explanatory And Critical Notes By Charles Rogers Esq. F.R.S. And S.A.L. Tome I. (II.) - London: [1778]   
03/2401   
Raccolta Di Cento Pensieri Diversi Di Anton Domenico Gabbiani Pittor Fiorentino Fatti Intagliare In Rame Da Ignazio Enrico Hugford Pittore E Suo Discepolo, Nel Modo, E Forma, Che Sono Gli Originali, Esistenti Nella Di Lui Collezione In Firenze, E Dal Medesimo Dedicata A Sua Eccellenza Il Sig. Bali Di Breteuil Ambasciatore Della Sacra Eminentissima Religione Gerosolimitana In Roma.   - In Firenze. [1762]   
03/2267   
Chambers, William, R.A.   A Treatise On The Decorative Part Of Civil Architecture. Illustrated By Fifty Original, and Three Additional Plates, Engraved by Old Rooker, Old Fourdrinier, Charles Grignion, and other eminent Hands. - By Sir William Chambers, K. P. S. Surveyor General of His Majesty's Works; Treasurer, and Member of the Royal Academy of Arts in London; also of those of Paris, and Florence. FRS. FAS. FSSS. - The Third Edition, considerably augmented. - London; [1791]   
03/2520   
Chambers, William, R.A.   A Treatise On Civil Architecture, In Which The Principles of that Art are laid down, And Illustrated by a great Number of Plates, Accurately Designed, and Elegantly Engraved by the best Hands. By William Chambers, Member of the Imperial Academy of Arts in Florence, of the Royal Academy of Architecture in Paris, and of the Society of Sciences in Stockholm, Architect to the King, the Queen, and Her Royal Highness the Princess Dowager of Wales. The Second Edition. - London: [1768]   
03/2519   
YE/1    Autobiography of Joseph Wilton, sculptor    Aug 1799    Item   
HU/3/95    Joseph Farington, to [Ozias Humphry]    27 Dec 1785    Item   
HU/3/38-39    Mary Boydell, Cheapside, to Ozias Humphry, Calcutta, Bengal    12 Jan 1786    Item   
AND/6/163    Newspaper cutting of an advertisement for two prints by Francesco Bartolozzi    [1787]    Item   
JU/1/40    J. B. Cipriani, Hedge Lane [to an unidentified recipient]    15 Mar 1782    Item   
AND/1/314    [copy] Press cutting from the Annual Register    18 Oct 1773    Item   
AND/1/101    Anderdon's notes on William Tyler    [c.1870]    Item   
AND/1/15    Copied extract from the Gentleman's Magazine    1769    Item   
RAA/SEC/2/103/1    William Martin to the President and Council    01 Jul 1799    Item