Edited by Luca Giunta Baroni

The virtuosic foreshortened representation of the bodies and the unusual quadrilobed shape of the sheet qualify it as decorative project for a ceiling. The depiction of putti is typical of Montalto's paintings and drawings.

Giulio Bora, Giovanni Stefano Montalto e la grafica, in Odette d’Albo, ed., Giovanni Stefano e Giuseppe Montalto. Due pittori trevigliesi nella Lombardia barocca, Milan 2015, pp. 63-69

Breno, coll. Mario Bertolini (1936-2021)

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