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Giovannantonio Razzi
  • Giovanni Domenico Campiglia, artist
    1692–1775
    active: present-day Italy
    Giovanni Domenico Ferretti
    1692–1768
    born: Florence, Grand Duchy of Tuscany (present-day Italy) ; active: Grand Duchy of Tuscany (present-day Italy)
  • Giovannantonio Razzi, 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
  • 2005.0195.19
Description

Portrait of a figure in a landscape. A man is shown from the waist up in the foreground, filling most of the composition. He wears a flat round hat, tilted to the left. He has a beard and hair to his chin-level. He is wearing a gray shirt over a white shirt with a black sleeveless shirt over the top. He is gesturing wit his palm up and index finger extended with his left hand. His right hand is holding a folded paper. There is a landscape in the background with a tree on the left. There are three lines of black text centered below the image.