M. Pietro Aretino
Print showing the poet Pietro Aretino, full-length portrait from behind, sitting next to tree trunk on the seashore, looking at vision of an angel in the clouds.
Title provided by researcher 10/2017.
Alternate title from "The 'Pembroke' album of chiaroscuros : A revised list by Alan M. Fern and Karen F. Beall" in Shaw, Renata, Graphic Sampler. Washington : Library of Congress, 1979, p. 28.
Attributed to anonymous Venetian, after Titian. Poet and the Siren. Published by Francesco Marcolini.
Inscribed in ink on lower right: M. Pietro Aretino.
Print originally part of Pembroke album, no. 82.
Graphic sampler, p. 28, no. 82
Exhibited: "Chiaroscuro Woodcut in Renaissance Italy" at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA., June - September 2018; at the National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., October 2018 - January 2019.