Father Pepe Preaching to Sailors

A work made of pen and brown ink, over traces of black chalk, on ivory laid paper, laid down on ivory laid paper and edge-mounted on pale blue-green laid paper.
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  • A work made of pen and brown ink, over traces of black chalk, on ivory laid paper, laid down on ivory laid paper and edge-mounted on pale blue-green laid paper.

Date:

c. 1740

Artist:

Pier Leone Ghezzi
Italian, 1674-1755

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Artist

Pier Leone Ghezzi

Title

Father Pepe Preaching to Sailors

Origin

Italy

Date

1694–1755

Medium

Pen and brown ink, over traces of black chalk, on ivory laid paper, laid down on ivory laid paper and edge-mounted on pale blue-green laid paper

Inscriptions

Inscribed recto, upper right, in pen and brown ink: "37"; below image, in pen and brown ink: "Il P. Pepe in Roma predicando à Marinari di Ripa"; verso, lower center, in graphite: "709N"

Dimensions

480 x 380 mm

Credit Line

Gift of Dorothy Braude Edinburg to the Harry B. and Bessie K. Braude Memorial Collection

Reference Number

1998.110

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