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Pediatrics in Art
October 1932


Am J Dis Child. 1932;44(4):845. doi:10.1001/archpedi.1932.01950110147013

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Federigo Baroccio (1528-1612), a popular painter of Urbino, among other things painted the portrait of the young prince Federigo d'Urbino. The child is on a bassinet which is evidently used only for show purposes, as there would be great danger of the child's rolling off. The cover and binder are richly ornamented and give a good idea of the expense lavished on princely infants, at least when shown to the public. The picture is in the Pitti Gallery in Florence. The photograph is by Alinari.

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