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Saint Francis of Assisi

Artist:
Andrea Andreani (Mantua, 1558/1559–1629)
Artist:
After Alessandro Casolani della Torre (Italian, Siena 1552–1606 Siena)
Date:
1591
Medium:
Chiaroscuro woodcut from three blocks in brown
Dimensions:
Sheet: 12 3/8 × 8 7/8 in. (31.5 × 22.5 cm)
Image: 10 15/16 × 8 7/8 in. (27.8 × 22.5 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Purchase, Joseph Pulitzer Bequest, 1917
Accession Number:
17.50.24
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed LR in image: AA [Andriani's monogram]; along bottom: ACLI [Casolani's monogram] / Alla Nobilijs.ma Sign.ra Sulpitia Malavolti delli / Beringlucci. Andrea Andreani Intagl.re / In Siena 1591.
Earls of Pembroke (British); Sotheby's, London (British)Wilton House Sale, July 1917; P. & D. Colnaghi & Co.
Bartsch XII.81.30; Meyer I.719.20
Adam von Bartsch Le Peintre graveur. Vienna, 1803.

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