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Diana at the Bath (Diana and Bathing Nymphs Surprised by Acteon) (Plate 15: Raccolta di Alcuni Disegni del Barberi da Cento detto il Guernico, incisi in Rame, e presentati al singolar merito del Sig. Tommaso Jenkins pittore, ed accademico di S. Luca, in atto di respetto e d'amicizia dall'architetto e suo coaccademio: Gio. Battista Piranesi (Collection of several drawings after Barbieri da Cento (known as Guercino) etched on copper and presented to Thomas Jenkins, painter and member of the Academy of St. Luke, out of respect and friendship from his fellow member, the architect Gio. Battista Piranesi))

Giovanni Ottaviani (Italian, Rome 1735–ca. 1808)
After Guercino (Giovanni Francesco Barbieri) (Italian, Cento 1591–1666 Bologna)
Giovanni Battista Piranesi (Italian, Mogliano Veneto 1720–1778 Rome)
Etching with red and black ink
Sheet: 21 5/8 x 15 9/16 in. (55 x 39.5 cm)
Plate: 9 1/16 x 13 3/16 in. (23 x 33.5 cm) printed horizontally
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, Transferred from the Library, 1941
Accession Number:
Not on view
Inscription: At upper right: 15
At lower left: Guercino da Cento inv.
At lower right: Ioan. Ottaviani Inc.
At bottom center: Ex Collectione Tomae Ienkins Pictoris Angli
Le Blanc III.132.92; Mahon Il Guercino e Il Suo Falsario 84.63
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