Condition: excellent print with some plate tone on thick paper. In excellent condition without tears, stains or folds.
Original etching by Salvator Rosa (1615-1673) - Italian School
Painter, etcher, musician and poet. Pupil of Lanfranco and Ribera. He also went to Naples. Protégé van de 'Duke of Tuscany'. Important painter but also engraver in a very personal style.
Figurina; a standing warrior leaning on an elongated octagonal shield, to right. c.1656-1657 Etching
Wallace 1979 13
Same print is in the British Museum with inventory number W,7.47
Subject: from the Figurine series, a series of etchings with lively depictions of soldiers and civilians from between 1653-1658.
Nice prints with details and some tiny scratches on the plate due to polishing of the etch plate.
Signed with his monogram SR in the plate.
- Salvator Rosa (1615-1673)
- Title of artwork
- Standing warrior leaning on a shield
- Plate signed
- In very good condition
- Sold with frame
- Image size
- 140×92 mm