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Portrait of Francesco Vanni
Portrait of Francesco Vanni
Date:
1634
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Etching
Dimensions:
15.7 x 10.1 cm (image)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Provenance:

SLL in the plate: Bernardinus Capitollius 1634;
I in oval frame: Eques Franciscus Vannius Pictor Senen Aet Suae XXXXVI obi MDCIX;
ILC: Francisci Vanni vultum vides, si sua sese ipse manu depinxisset adhuc vivere crederes in mortua imagine, vivit tamen, et in ijs imagininus, quas propemodum spirantes expressit non auram vita spirat, sed gloriae...
Provenance:
Colnaghi's Portraits cat. 4 No. 24, 12/76;
LL verso: Marcus Sopher (cat. 95);
Sopher 17th c. catalogue no. 95

Accession Number:
1985.1.408
Acquisition Date:
1985-01-01
Credit Line:

Mr. and Mrs. Marcus Sopher Collection

Portrait of the Sienese painter and engraver Francesco Vanni (d. 1609) at the age of 46, in an oval frame, over an inscription.

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”