The Holy Family, Saint Joseph with a Book

A work made of pen and brown iron gall ink and brush and brown wash, with black chalk (recto) and black chalk (verso) on off-white laid paper, tipped on to ivory laid paper.
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  • A work made of pen and brown iron gall ink and brush and brown wash, with black chalk (recto) and black chalk (verso) on off-white laid paper, tipped on to ivory laid paper.

Date:

1750–59

Artist:

Giambattista Tiepolo
Italian, 1696-1770

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Artist

Giambattista Tiepolo

Title

The Holy Family, Saint Joseph with a Book

Origin

Italy

Date

1750–1759

Medium

Pen and brown iron gall ink and brush and brown wash, with black chalk (recto) and black chalk (verso) on off-white laid paper, tipped on to ivory laid paper

Inscriptions

Inscribed recto, lower center on mount, in graphite: 19

Dimensions

277 x 199 mm (primary support); 301 x 221 mm (secondary support)

Credit Line

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

Reference Number

2012.94

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