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The garden of charity, woman representing Charity at right surrounded by children

Artist:
Pietro Testa (Italian, Lucca 1612–1650 Rome)
Date:
ca. 1631–37
Medium:
Etching
Dimensions:
plate: 6 3/4 x 9 3/4 in. (17.1 x 24.8 cm) sheet: 7 1/8 x 9 7/8 in. (18.1 x 25.1 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1959
Accession Number:
59.597.6
Not on view
Inscription: Testa's intertwined monogram 'PT' at lower right.
Cropper 9.i; Bellini 40.4; B.XX.222.27
Adam von Bartsch Le Peintre graveur. Vienna, 1803.

Paolo Bellini L'opera incisa di Pietro Testa. Vicenza, 1976.

Elizabeth Cropper Pietro Testa, 1612-1650: Prints and Drawings. Philadephia, 1988.



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