Ave Plectro Potens Virgo Eadem et Martyr Caecilia Decus Urbis A Sua Eccza il Sig. D. Lorenzo Ruspoli de Prinicipi di Cervetri Cavalier del sagro Ordine Gerosolimitano Pietro Paolo Montagnani D.D.D.E Tabula Romae Burghesianis in Aedibus Asservata.. 34.
Engraving. Plate 347 x 260mm. 13¾ x 10¼". Some spotting outside the image.
St Cecilia as painted and dedicated to Lorenzo Ruspoli. Saint Cecilia is the patron saint of musicians and of Church music. It is said that this came about because she sang to God as she was dying.
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