Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Bust portrait of Guercino facing right

Artist:
Ottavio Leoni (Il Padovano) (Italian, Rome 1578–1630 Rome)
Sitter:
portrait of Guercino (Giovanni Francesco Barbieri) (Italian, Cento 1591–1666 Bologna)
Date:
1623
Medium:
Engraving and Etching
Dimensions:
sheet: 5 11/16 x 4 7/16 in. (14.5 x 11.2 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1963
Accession Number:
63.631.21
Not on view
Inscription: Lettered across top: 'Ioannes Fracisc Barbieri Centinus pictor', in bottom section 'Supior pmisu / Eques Octavius Leonus Roman pictor fecit. / 1623.'
Vendor: P. & D. Colnaghi & Co.
Bartsch XVII.253.18 (only state)
Adam von Bartsch Le Peintre graveur. Vienna, 1803.



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