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Historical Subjects
  • Carlo Caliari
    born: Venice, Italy ; died: Venice, Italy
  • Historical Subjects, late 1500s
  • Where object was made: Italy
  • ink, wash, heightening
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 26.4 x 25.4 cm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 10 3/8 x 10 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Museum purchase
  • Not on display
  • 1970.0031.04

Brown ink, black wash with highlights. Interior scene with female figure in foreground falling down as though she has just fainted. Man catches her and a group of other male figures surround.