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Engraving of young man wearing red cap

Text: Ortolano di Pelestrina / venditore d'Erbe per la Citta di Vena / No. 19 (and French translation) . Young man wearing red cap, blue coat and lavender breeches. Carries baskets of green vegetables. In modern binding with 23 related plates. Brown spots.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Gertrude Townsend

Italian (Venice), 1750–1800

Object Place

Venice, Italy

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Medium or Technique

Engraving, tinted with watercolors


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