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Image ID:
lwlpr19083
Call Number:
49.3664.22
Creator:
Vertue, George, 1684-1756.
Title:
Frederico Zucchero pictor : obiit 1699 aeta: 66.
Published:
[England, between 1720 and 1756?]
Description:
1 drawing : port. ; image 15.4 x 13.2.7 cm., on sheet 19 x 13.5 cm.
Notes:
Title from inscription below image. | Inscription in ink, lower right: in poses[n] Mr. T. Gibson paint. | Drawing that was used as a basis for an engraving of Zucchero in: Anecdotes of painting in England / by Mr. Horace Walpole. [Strawberry-Hill] : Printed by Thomas Farmer at Strawberry-Hill, MDCCLXII [1762], v. 1, opp. p. 140.
Reference:
Catalogue of Horace Walpole's library / by Allen T. Hazen. New Haven : Yale University Press, 1969, no. 3664
Summary:
Drawing of Federico Zuccaro (ca. 1540-1609), Italian born painter, draughtsman and writer, brother of Taddeo Zuccaro.
Provenance:
Purchased by Horace Walpole from Vertue's widow. Sold to Evans at the Strawberry Hill sale, viii.122. Purchased by Wilmarth S. Lewis from Drake, December 1949.
Subjects:
  •  Zuccaro, Federico, ca.1540-1609 - Portraits.
  • Form / Genre:
  •  Artists - Italian - Portraits.
  • Ink drawings - British - 18th century.
  • Wash drawings - British - 18th century.
  • Link to Orbis Record:
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