Hello David,

Is the Orazio Gentileschi the one you were looking for?
There is no evidence whatsovever that points to Francesca Caccini as the sitter.

Strengths and Weaknesses of Wikipedia thus demonstrated.

Greetings from rainy Leeuwarden,

Lex 
Op 31 mei 2012, om 08:33 heeft David van Ooijen het volgende geschreven:

> On the Wikipedia-page there is a painting of a woman with a lute. It's
> by Orazio Gentileschi (1563-1639). On the Wikipedia page it doesn't
> give this attribution, but says it represents Francesca Caccini.
> Anybody knows where this information comes from? In a recent biography
> I read (Cusick. Chicago University Press) no mention is made of any
> paintings of Francesca.
> 
> David - habitually distrustful of WIkipedia, but happy it's there
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