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Il pennello lagrimato orazione funebre...in morte della signora Elisabetta Sirani pittrice famosissima

1665
Illustrated by Lorenzo Tinti (Italian, 1626 to 1634–1672), Author Giovanni Luigi Picinardi (Italian, 17th century), Sitter Elisabetta Sirani (Italian, 1638–1665), Printer Giacomo Monti (Italian, 17th century)


Place of Publication: Bologna, Italy

Catalogue Raisonné

Cicognara 2345

Dimensions

Overall: 20.8 x 15 x 1.2 cm (8 3/16 x 5 7/8 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

63.559

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with one engraving and one woodcut

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Bologna: Giacomo Monti, 1665) Quarto; 36 leaves [lacking two plates]; modern half brown calf, marbled paper boards.

Frontispiece with portrait of Elisabetta Sirani, and woodcut of skull and crossbones (p. 60).


Bologna: Giacomo Monti, 1665

Provenance

Davis & Orioli, London, from whom purchased by MFA, May 8, 1963.

Credit Line

William A. Sargent Fund