FRANCO, Battista
(b. ca. 1510, Venezia, d. 1561, Venezia)

Old Man Seated before a Statue of a Goddess

c. 1550
Etching on laid paper (second state), 76 x 126 mm
Private collection

It would appear that the old man is about to offer a sacrifice to the goddess before whom he sits.

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