Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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Giovambatista Salvi
  • M. Francia, artist
    active: Italy
    Giovanni Domenico Ferretti
    1692–1768
    born: Florence, Grand Duchy of Tuscany (present-day Italy) ; active: Grand Duchy of Tuscany (present-day Italy)
  • Giovambatista Salvi, mid 1700s
  • Where object was made: Italy
  • etching, engraving
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 340 x 255 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 13 3/8 x 10 1/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Gift from the Edward A. and Inge Maser Collection
  • Not on display
  • 2005.0195.18
Description

Portrait of a man. The man is shown from the chest up against a gray background. He has a square white collar and black shirt. He has dark hair and a moustache. He looks forward at the viewer, and very slightly to the right.