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Thomas Sturge Moore Correggio. London, 1906, cat. no. 29, p. 265.
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A. Ghidiglia Quintavalle L'opera completa del Correggio. Milan, 1970, p. 114, ill.
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Caterina Furlan Il Pordenone. 1988, cat. no. no. D26, pp. 266-268, ill.
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