Donna Pleabea Di Napoli Vestita Da Giorno Di Fiesta. 20 [Parallel text in French.]
Engraving. Platemark: 300 x 230mm (12 x 9"). Very large margins.
A woman dressed in the peasant costume of Naples, looking down, standing in a street with a fountain behind. Plate 20 from the series 'Divers habillements suivant le costume d'Italie', a set of twenty-five plates representing figures in the costumes of different Italian cities, engraved by various member of the Moitte family. This is one of several plates in the series engraved from designs by Jean-Baptise Greuze (1725-1805), one of the most important French artists of the 18th century.
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