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An allegory of painting, who as a child in the centre left draws on a tablet, surrounded by figures, many of whom are drawing

Artist: Pietro Testa (Italian, Lucca 1612–1650 Rome)
Publisher: Giovanni Giacomo De Rossi (Italian, Rome 1627–1691 Rome)
Date: 1637–38
Medium: Etching
Dimensions: sheet: 12 15/16 x 11 1/4 in. (32.9 x 28.6 cm)
Classification: Prints
Credit Line: The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1951
Accession Number: 51.501.4237

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