Etching/engraving on hand laid paper. on paper.
Size in cm: The overall size is ca. 35.1 x 28.5 cm. The image size is ca. 29.2 x 23 cm. Size in inch: The overall size is ca. 13.8 x 11.2 inch. The image size is ca. 11.5 x 9.1 inch.
Antique print, titled: ‘Merita scusa, perche all’or del petto. […]’ – Two women fight, with a man already on the ground. One of the woman prepares to strike the other with a chair. A child rushes towards the door on the right. Source unknown, to be determined.Artists and Engravers: Made by ‘Pelegrino dal Colle’ after ‘Francesco Maggiotto’. Pelegrino dal Colle(1737-1812) was an Italian engraver. He was born in Belluno and died in Venice. He worked mainly for the publisher Giovanni Cavalli, whose student he was. Francesco Maggiotto (Italian, 1738-1805).
Condition: Very good, given age. Some small stains. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully.
Keywords: ANTIQUE PRINT-ADULT-FIGHT-CHAIR-CHILD-MAGGIOTTO-COLLE