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Lot 197 - Web Auction 99

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Giovanni Berselli (1802-1860) da Guercino


Naked Venus in the foreground, next to Cupid with a bow and Mars with armor. The names of the authors and the dedicatory inscription to the Modenese nobleman Giuseppe Pisani are engraved on the bottom. The print resumes in the same verse a painting by the guercino of 1633 preserved today in the Galleria Estense in Modena. (see Fausto Gozzi edited by, Il guercino. The prints of the Civic Art Gallery, Ferrara, liberty House, 1996, p. 221 n.278).
engraving and etching, 380x450mm
Excellent condition



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