Elisabetta Sirani, the daughter and student of well known painter and engraver Giovanni Andrea, developed her own style and reputation rapidly, strongly influenced by Simone Cantarini and Guido Reni.
During her short life, she produced about 10 etchings mostly with religious themes.
(Bartsch, Adam “Le peintre graveur”, Wurzburg 1920, vol. XIX, p. 86.)