Bazzani was a native of Mantua where he painted many frescoes and became director of the Academy.

The present picture may be a sketch for, or a small replica of, an altar-piece of this subject by Bazzani recorded in the Church of San Francesco, Mantua, in 1764.


Contessa Marianna Prampolini Tirelli.

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