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Group of Caricatured Figures with an Artist Drawing

Artist:
Circle of Guercino (Giovanni Francesco Barbieri) (Italian, Cento 1591–1666 Bologna)
Former Attribution:
Formerly attributed to Pier Francesco Mola (Italian, Coldrerio 1612–1666 Rome)
Date:
1612–66
Medium:
Pen and brown ink, brush and gray wash
Dimensions:
7 11/16 x 10 3/8in. (19.6 x 26.4cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Bequest of Harry G. Sperling, 1971
Accession Number:
1975.131.37
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, cat. no. 95, p. 129.



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