[Twenty-two ears on a panel framed by foliage.]
Etching, 90 x 115mm. 3½ x 4½". Slightly soiled; full margins.
A naked putto standing to left, showing the panel to the viewer. Rare. By Francesco Bartolozzi (1728 - 1815), possibly inspired by his study of twelve ears after Giovanni Battista Cipriani (1727 - 1785) for 'Rudiments of Drawing' 1786.
De Vesme: 1739; ii/iii. See 20475 for later state.
[Ref: 13110] £160.00