European Decorative Arts and Sculpture
Portrait of a Woman in Venetian Dress, possibly Bianca CapelloPossibly made in Italy, Europe
Late 16th to early 17th century
Artist/maker unknown, Italian
Wax; gilded copper case with reliefs showing the triumph of Love (front cover) and the celestial globe crossed with signs of the zodiac (back cover)
1930-1-59,aPurchased with Museum funds from the Edmond Foulc Collection, 1930
LabelTwo different artists contributed to the production of this piece: one created the wax portrait, while the other made the gilded copper case.
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