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Bearded man looking upward to the left

Artist:
Benigno Bossi (Italian, 1727–1792)
Artist:
After Guercino (Giovanni Francesco Barbieri) (Italian, Cento 1591–1666 Bologna)
Date:
1773
Medium:
Etching in brown ink
Dimensions:
Mount: 8 13/16 × 13 3/4 in. (22.4 × 35 cm) Sheet: 6 5/16 × 4 5/8 in. (16 × 11.8 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1953
Accession Number:
53.600.620
Not on view
Inscription: At lower left: Fra.co Barbieri dis.o
At lower right: B.o Bossi inc. 1773.

Marking: On verso of mount at center of print: The Metropolitan Museum of Art stamp
Princes of Liechtenstein; Vendor: P. & D. Colnaghi & Co.
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