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Indeed, Giandomenico's Teste represent one of the last great achievements of Italian Baroque etching. Most impressions come from the first published edition of 1773-74. 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The continuous composition and fluid calligraphy of this drawing are typical of his drawings around the time of the projects. The more delicate structure of the figures and extra rhythmic flourish, however, indicate the hand of his son Giandomenico, his principal assistant throughout the period. 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The baroque guitar on his back and the triangle in his female assistant's hand suggest that their performance also involved music. Not everyone is absorbed in his story, however. The young lady in a bright orange dress turns her head to respond to the man in a mask, whose suspicious intentions seem to have been noticed by the wary dog in the foreground. The diverse gestures, facial expressions, and colorful attire of the audience offer a glimpse of a popular carnival activity in eighteenth-century Venice. 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