The Virgin, the Holy Women, and Saints John, James and Joseph of Arimathea, with Christ on the Way to Calvary

A work made of pen and brown ink, with brush and blue wash, heightened with lead white (discolored), on blue laid paper.
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  • A work made of pen and brown ink, with brush and blue wash, heightened with lead white (discolored), on blue laid paper.

Date:

n.d.

Artist:

Antonio Carracci
Italian, 1583-1618

About this artwork

Perhaps because his life was so short, Antonio Carracci’s drawings are extremely rare. This rather finished composition reveals the influence of his famous uncle Annibale Carracci’s masterful landscapes.

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Artist

Antonio Carracci

Title

The Virgin, the Holy Women, and Saints John, James and Joseph of Arimathea, with Christ on the Way to Calvary

Origin

Italy

Date

1603–1618

Medium

Pen and brown ink, with brush and blue wash, heightened with lead white (discolored), on blue laid paper

Dimensions

323 x 254 mm

Credit Line

Restricted gift of Mrs. Leigh B. Block

Reference Number

1977.293

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