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Arlechin di Pittor poso all'ufficio (Harlequin as Painter)
  • Giovanni Domenico Ferretti
    born: Florence, Italy
  • Arlechin di Pittor poso all'ufficio (Harlequin as Painter), circa 1750
  • Where object was made: Italy
  • etching, engraving
  • Paper Type: beige wove
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 370 x 268 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 14 9/16 x 10 1/2 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 487 x 335 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 19 1/8 x 13 3/16 in
  • Gift from the Edward A. and Inge Maser Collection
  • Not on display
  • 2008.0219

an artist, characterised as a court jester, sits at his easel, painting a young woman, his canvas depicting a homely girl's visage. various pots and artists' tools are ranged around the pair.