Group of Caricatured Figures with an Artist Drawing
Circle of Guercino (Giovanni Francesco Barbieri) (Italian, Cento 1591–1666 Bologna)
Formerly attributed to Pier Francesco Mola (Italian, Coldrerio 1612–1666 Rome)
Pen and brown ink, brush and gray wash
7 11/16 x 10 3/8in. (19.6 x 26.4cm)
Bequest of Harry G. Sperling, 1971
Not on view
Teodor de Wyzewa (1862–1917); Harry G. Sperling (1906–1971)
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Infinite Jest: Caricature and Satire from Leonardo to Levine," September 13, 2011–March 4, 2012.
Nadine Orenstein, Constance C. McPhee Infinite Jest: Caricature and Satire from Leonardo to Levine Exh. cat.: September 13, 2011 - March 4, 2012. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New Haven and London, 2011, Entry by Nadine Orenstein, cat. no. 95, p. 129.
Artist: After Guercino (Giovanni Francesco Barbieri) (Italian, Cento 1591–1666 Bologna)Date: 17th centuryMedium: Pen and brown ink, brush and brown wash, over traces of black chalk, on cream paperAccession: 80.3.453On view in:Not on view