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The garden of Venus, proof impression of upper left corner

Artist:
Pietro Testa (Italian, Lucca 1612–1650 Rome)
Date:
ca. 1631–37
Medium:
Etching
Dimensions:
sheet: 8 7/8 x 11 1/16 in. (22.5 x 28.1 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Gift of Raymond R. Lewis, 1967
Accession Number:
67.745
Not on view
Raymond R. Lewis; Donor: Raymond R. Lewis
Cropper 14; B.XX.222.26(entire print)
Adam von Bartsch Le Peintre graveur. Vienna, 1803.

Elizabeth Cropper Pietro Testa, 1612-1650: Prints and Drawings. Philadephia, 1988.

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