Bishop Blessing a Kneeling Man OR Meeting of Emperor Theodosius and Bishop Ambrose
Italy (Artist's nationality:)
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Pen and brown ink with brush and brown wash, over graphite, on cream laid paper, laid down on off-white laid paper
20.1 × 29.1 cm (7 15/16 × 11 1/2 in.)
Gift of Mr. Charles E. Slatkin
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Harold Joachim, Italian Drawings of the 15th, 16th, and 17th Centuries (Chicago, 1979), p. 149, no. 5C2, as by Giovanni Battista Paggi.
Suzanne Folds McCullagh and Laura M. Giles, Italian Drawings Before 1600 in The Art Institute of Chicago: A Catalogue of the Collection (Chicago, 1997), pp. 301-02, no. 403 (ill.).
Unidentified collector [stamp; not in Lugt]. Given by Charles E. Slatkin, New York to the Art Institute, 1959.
McCullagh & Giles 403
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