barber institute of fine arts
university of birmingham


Agostino Tassi (1578-1644)

Musicians 

Rome, 17th century 

Pen and brown ink over black chalk on paper

12.1 x 15.4 cm 

 

Purchased by Friends of the Barber Institute as a gift in 2016 (No. 2016.9) 

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