Caricature. i Sensi miei placido ascolterai.I.
[Dresden, n.d. c.1763.]
Etching. Plate 343 x 241mm. 13½ x 9½". Creasing through left; wormholes. Messy.
Two ugly men with a Prostitute beckoning them in. Giovanni Battista Internari (1671-1769) specialised in reduction drawings after old masters for engraving. Giuseppe Canale (1725-1802) was an Italian painter and engraver, when in 1751 he was invited to Dresden to assist in engraving plates for the pictures in their gallery, and was appointed engraver to the Court. From "Karikatur zweier Herren".
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