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

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about 1740

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 College: Gift in memory of Mrs. Harvey Fisk by her children

PR.974.446

Geography/Culture

Europe, Italy

Period

1600-1800

Object Name

Print

Classification

Print

Not on view

Inscription

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.

Exhibition History

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.

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.

Provenance

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.

This record was created from historic documentation and may not have been reviewed by a curator; it may be inaccurate or incomplete.

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