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Landscape with a Luteplayer

A work made of etching on ivory laid paper.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of etching on ivory laid paper.

Date:

1627

Artist:

Unknown artist
after Giovanni Francesco Grimaldi (Italian, c. 1606-1680)
after Titian (Italian, c. 1488-1576)

About this artwork

Giovanni Francesco. Grimaldi was a painter, architect, and etcher of over 50 landscapes, many inspired by the Venetian prints of Titian and Domenico Campagnola. The stylized, decorative branches of the tall tree on the right of the print are characteristic of Grimaldi’s distinctive graphic style. This is a copy in reverse of one of the earliest known etchings by Grimaldi, demonstrating his lasting influence.

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Giovanni Francesco Grimaldi

Title

Landscape with a Luteplayer

Place

Venice (Artist's nationality:)

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Made 1627

Medium

Etching on ivory laid paper

Dimensions

Image: 34.3 × 47 cm (13 9/16 × 18 9/16 in.); Sheet: 34.7 × 47.3 cm (13 11/16 × 18 5/8 in.)

Credit Line

Purchased with funds provided by the Print and Drawing Club and Mr. and Mrs. Gaylord Donnelley

Reference Number

1973.668

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