Dotto maestro al giovanetto insegna (A young man being instructed in drawing by a learned teacher)
Antonio Capellan, Italian, about 1740 - after 1783
after Domenico Maggiotto, Italian, 1713 - 1794
Etching on laid paper
Plate: 10 3/8 × 13 1/8 in. (26.4 × 33.3 cm)
Sheet: 10 3/4 × 13 3/8 in. (27.3 × 34 cm)
Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift in memory of Mrs. Harvey Fisk by her children
Place Made: Italy, Europe
Not on view
Inscribed, in plate, lower left margin: Domenico Majotto pin.; inscribed, in plate, lower right margin: Antonio Capellan Scul. appo Wagner Ven.a [a in superscript] C.P.E.S.; inscribed, in plate, lower center: Dotto Maestro al Giovanetto insegna / Come studiando il ver, l'arte s'affini; inscribed, in plate, lower right: AO [in ligature] No. [o in superscript] 5.
Artist as Object/Subject, Harrington Gallery Teaching Exhibition, Art History 2, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, December 18, 1999-March 12, 2000.
Aspects of Human Experience: Works from the Permanent Collection, Harrington Gallery Teaching Exhibition, Art History 2, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, December 12, 1998-March 14, 1999.
Elizabeth Richmond Fisk (1885-1966) [Mrs. Harvey Edward Fisk], Woodstock, Vermont; to her children, Elizabeth Fisk Tyler (1912-1978), Margaretta Fisk Paine (1915-1952); Ursula Fisk Clough (1917-1989), and Anne Fisk Howe (1921-2001), 1966; given to present collection, 1974.
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