Carolus Eques Maratti.
Cum Privil. Sum. Pont. et Regis Christianissimi.
Engraving, 400 x 280mm. 15¾ x 11". Faint horizontal crease.
Self-portrait, Carlo Maratta or Maratti (1625 – 1713) holding a drawing against a book, and turning towards the viewer gesturing with his right hand. Maratti was an Italian painter, active mostly in Rome, known principally for his classicizing paintings executed in a Late Baroque Classical manner. Engraved by Jacob Frey (1681 - 1752).
[Ref: 13588] £180.00