Simon Guillain After Annibale Carracci Plate 62 Bird Catcher Le Arti De Bologna

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

Plate 62: The Bird Catcher With An Owl etching
Object: Ucellatore con la Civetta 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