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Seated Saint John the Baptist

A work made of pen and brown ink with brush and brown wash, heightened with white gouache, with black chalk, on blue laid paper, laid down on ivory laid paper.
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  • A work made of pen and brown ink with brush and brown wash, heightened with white gouache, with black chalk, on blue laid paper, laid down on ivory laid paper.

Date:

c. 1600

Artist:

Circle of Jacopo Negretti, called Palma il Giovane
Italian, c. 1548-1628

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Circle of Jacopo Palma, called Palma il Giovane

Title

Seated Saint John the Baptist

Origin

Italy

Date

1598–1602

Medium

Pen and brown ink with brush and brown wash, heightened with white gouache, with black chalk, on blue laid paper, laid down on ivory laid paper

Inscriptions

Inscribed verso, upper center on mount, in pen and brown ink: "Ber .. Nic (?) ..."; lower center on mount, in pen and brown ink: "Pesarese"; lower center on mount, in pen and black ink (in "Gurley" hand): "Simone Cantarini / 1612-1648"

Dimensions

140 × 89 mm

Credit Line

The Leonora Hall Gurley Memorial Collection

Reference Number

1922.654

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