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Child with bird and bearded figure

Artist:
Arthur Pond (British, London 1701–1758 London)
Artist:
After Guercino (Giovanni Francesco Barbieri) (Italian, Cento 1591–1666 Bologna)
Date:
ca. 1735
Medium:
Etching
Dimensions:
Mount: 20 3/8 × 20 5/16 × 14 1/4 in. (51.8 cm, 36.2 cm) Sheet: 8 1/4 × 9 13/16 in. (21 × 25 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1953
Accession Number:
53.600.705
Not on view
Inscription: At lower left: Guercino del.
At lower right: AP
At bottom center: Ab Archetypo, quod inter rariora asservat, eruditis oculis officiose proponenda, peritissimus / elegantiarum Arbiter, Tho:: Sadler Arm, dedsumptam tabellam hanc eidem dedicat Arth: Pond.

Marking: On verso of mount at center: The Metropolitan Museum of Art stamp
Princes of Liechtenstein; Vendor: P. & D. Colnaghi & Co.
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