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Mask 8, Book 1
  • Aloisio Giovannoli
    circa 1550–1618
    born: Civita Castellana, Papal States (present-day Italy) ; died: Rome, Papal States (present-day Italy) ; active: Papal States (present-day Italy)
  • Mask 8, Book 1, circa 1610
  • Grotesque Masks
  • Where object was made: Italy
  • etching
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 168 x 121 mm
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 11 in
  • Museum purchase
  • Not on display
  • 2010.0038
Description

Grotesque mask with many eyes, two heads of birds come from either side and dolphins frame the mouth, from a series of 26 prints.