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Four bust portraits of Cosimo Orsini, Cesare Bartolotti, Sigismondo Leier and Ottavio Leoni

Artist:
Ottavio Leoni (Il Padovano) (Italian, Rome 1578–1630 Rome)
Sitter:
portrait of Cosimo Orsini (Italian)
Sitter:
portrait of Cesare Bartolotti (Italian, active Rome, 1587–95)
Sitter:
portrait of Sigismondo Leier
Date:
ca. 1620–30
Medium:
Engraving and etching
Dimensions:
4 x 7 1/16 in. (10.2 x 18 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1967
Accession Number:
67.797.28
Not on view
Inscription: Their names in pen and ink above each figure: D. Cosmo Orsino./ che si diletto di Pittura // Cesare Bartoletti. / Ingegniere. // Sigismondo Leier / Pittore. // Ottavio Leone / Autore.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," January 3, 2011–April 4, 2011.

Bartsch XVII.251.13
Adam von Bartsch Le Peintre graveur. Vienna, 1803.



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