G. Pugnani. Ged. 1728. gest. 1798.
Stipple, rare. Plate 178 x 114mm. 7 x 4½".
Gaetano Pugnani (1731-1798) was an Italian violinist who trained under Giovanni Battista Somis and Giuseppe Tartini. He was the first violinist of the Royal Chapel in Turin, where he was born. Following his success in London, he went on to direct the King's Theatre from 1767 to 1769.
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