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Portrait of Pope Sixtus V

Artist: Pietro Facchetti (Italian, Mantua 1535–1619 Rome)
Sitter: Portrait of Pope Sixtus V (Felice Peretti) (Italian, Grottamare near Pescara 1520–1590 Rome)
Date: 1585
Medium: Etching with some engraving, 2nd state
Dimensions: sheet: 17 7/16 x 11 11/16 in. (44.3 x 29.7 cm) plate: 17 5/16 x 11 5/8 in. (44 x 29.5 cm)
Classification: Prints
Credit Line: A. Hyatt Mayor Purchase Fund, Marjorie Phelps Starr Bequest, 2003
Accession Number: 2003.529

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