Two Works by Lavinia Fontana Come to Getty

Dec 23, 2022 430

Now, two of these, a small painting on copper and a preparatory drawing for it, have come to Getty. Together, the artworks provide insight into the artist’s creative process.

A small painting on copper, Fontana’s The Wedding Feast at Cana was acquired earlier this year and marked the first work by the artist to enter Getty’s collection. The preparatory drawing was recently acquired.

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