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Head of a Man

Artist:
Benigno Bossi (Italian, 1727–1792)
Artist:
After Guercino (Giovanni Francesco Barbieri) (Italian, Cento 1591–1666 Bologna)
Date:
1773
Medium:
Etching
Dimensions:
Mount: 8 7/8 × 10 5/8 in. (22.5 × 27 cm) Sheet: 6 3/8 × 4 1/2 in. (16.2 × 11.5 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1953
Accession Number:
53.600.619
Not on view
Inscription: At lower left: Fran.co Barbieri dis.o
At lower right: B.o Bossi inc. 1773

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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