Simon Guillain After Annibale Carracci Plate 59 Donkey Driver Le Arti De Bologna

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Etchings by Simon Guillain after the original works of Annibale Carracci.

Plate 59: A Donkey driver with plaster and sand; he stands on the right, holding aloft a cane in his left hand, with another long cane resting on his right shoulder. 1646 from Series: Le Arti di Bologna (The occupations of the Bolognese)
Well framed. 

Etcher, son of the sculptor of the same name. Born in Paris, sent by his father to Rome to train under Algardi as a sculptor, but soon turned to etching. Etched series of 'Cries of Bologna' (IFF 3 to 83, whole series bound in 164.b.22) and of the 'Life of San Diego' (IFF 84-104), both after Annibale Carracci, in 1646.
Frame measures: 13 x 17.5 x .75 inches
Plate measures: 11 x 7 inches