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Martyrdom of Saint Lawrence

A work made of pen and brown ink, with brush and brown wash, with traces of graphite, on ivory laid paper, laid down on gray laid paper, laid down on card.
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  • A work made of pen and brown ink, with brush and brown wash, with traces of graphite, on ivory laid paper, laid down on gray laid paper, laid down on card.

Date:

c. 1580

Artist:

School of Luca Cambiaso
Italian, 1527-1585

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

School of Luca Cambiaso

Title

Martyrdom of Saint Lawrence

Origin

Italy

Date

1575–1585

Medium

Pen and brown ink, with brush and brown wash, with traces of graphite, on ivory laid paper, laid down on gray laid paper, laid down on card

Inscriptions

Inscribed recto, lower center, in pen and brown ink: "Del Cangiasio"; on verso, indecipherable inscription at upper right, obscured by mount, in pen and brown ink; inscribed verso, across lower margin, in pen and brown ink: "Luc Cangiasio nato in Moneglia / negli Stati de Genova eccellente Pittore morto nel 1585"; upper center on mount, in pen and brown ink: "Appartiene ad Alessandro Maggiori il quale to comprò a Roma nel / 1807"

Dimensions

236 × 355 mm

Credit Line

The Leonora Hall Gurley Memorial Collection

Reference Number

1922.571

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