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E Meglio Hoggi Wovo Che Dimani Una Gallina

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Guideppe Maria Mitelli

Date

17th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
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Medium: Prints | Etching
Size: 10 9/16 x 7 9/16 in. (26.83 x 19.21 cm) (image)11 13/16 x 9 5/16 in. (30 x 23.65 cm) (sheet)18 x 14 in. (45.72 x 35.56 cm) (mat)
Creation Place: Europe, Italy
Culture: Europe, Italy
Style: 17th century
Inscriptions: inscriptionin plate in black: [E MEGLIO HOGGI ON WOVO CHE DIMANI UNA GALLINA 40/ G>M> Mitelli I.e. F./ Due uolte doni tù, se tosto dai,/ Ch' amar uia più, Che più gradir si suole/ Hoggi il non molto, che diman l'assai.] In pencil on plate: [2-76]
Physical Description: two figures in a landscape; man at right wearing large turban handing egg to figure on right; hen on ground between them
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of John Crosby
Accession Number: P.47.536
Artist: Guideppe Mitelli, Italian, 1634 - 1718
Role: Etcher
Nationality: Italian
Life Dates: Italian, 1634 - 1718
Added to Site: June 12, 2013