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A bearded old man seated on a rock and making a hortatory gesture toward three men opposite him, from Figurine series

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:

n.d.

Artist:

Salvator Rosa
Italian, 1615-1673

About this artwork

Salvator Rosa was a painter, etcher, poet, and actor, as well as a musician. Born in Naples, he was active there and in Rome and Florence. He produced over 100 etchings after 1650, including the series Diverse Figures, to which this print belongs.

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Salvator Rosa

Title

A bearded old man seated on a rock and making a hortatory gesture toward three men opposite him, from Figurine series

Origin

Italy

Date

1656–1657

Medium

Etching on ivory laid paper

Dimensions

144 × 92 mm (clipped unevenly within plate)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Frank G. Logan

Reference Number

1921.163

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