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A Woman Meditating

Artist:
Andrea Andreani (Mantua, 1558/1559–1629)
Artist:
After Alessandro Casolani della Torre (Italian, Siena 1552–1606 Siena)
Date:
1592
Medium:
Chiaroscuro woodcut printed from three blocks in brown ink
Dimensions:
Sheet: 13 9/16 × 8 7/16 in. (34.4 × 21.5 cm) Image: 11 7/16 × 8 3/8 in. (29 × 21.3 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Purchase, Joseph Pulitzer Bequest, 1917
Accession Number:
17.50.4
Not on view
Inscription: At lower left: CALI
At bottom centerL Alla molto Ill.ri Sig.a la Sig.a Eleonora Moltalui delli / Augustini. Andraea Andriani Mantouano Intagli. / .in siena. 1591.

Marking: On verso at lower right: The Metropolitan Museum of Art stamp
Earls of Pembroke; Sotheby's, LondonWilton House Sale, July 1917; P. & D. Colnaghi & Co.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," July 21, 1997–October 5, 1997.

Bartsch XII.148.14; Meyer I.723.35
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