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Creator:
Print made by John Finlayson, 1730–1776, British
after Nathaniel Hone RA, 1718–1784, Irish
Title:

La Signora Zamperini in the Character of Cecchina

Additional Title(s):

La Buona Figliuola, Act ii, Scene iii

Portrait of Anna Zamperini

Date:
1769
Medium:
Mezzotint on moderately thick, slightly textured, beige laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 15 7/16 x 11 5/16 inches (39.2 x 28.7 cm), Plate: 14 15/16 x 10 7/8 inches (38 x 27.6 cm), and Image: 13 7/16 x 10 7/8 inches (34.2 x 27.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Lettered, lower left: "N: Home Pinx.t"; lower center: "Publish'd Feb.y 1.st 1769"; lower right: "J: Finlayson Fec.t"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1970.3.543
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
attributes (characteristics) | balustrade | bonnet | costume | earrings | fancy dress | flowers (plants) | La Cecchina, ossia La buona figliuola (Cecchina, or The Good-Natured Girl), 1760 | necklace | opera | portrait | ribbons | singer
Associated People:
Zamperini, Anna (active 1769-1771), singer
Cecchina, a maid
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:22233
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