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Bishop Blessing a Kneeling Man OR Meeting of Emperor Theodosius and Bishop Ambrose

A work made of pen and brown ink with brush and brown wash, over graphite, on cream laid paper, laid down on off-white laid paper.
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  • A work made of pen and brown ink with brush and brown wash, over graphite, on cream laid paper, laid down on off-white laid paper.

Date:

c. 1600

Artist:

Attributed to Luigi Benfatto
Italian, c. 1544-c. 1609

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Luigi Benfatto

Title

Bishop Blessing a Kneeling Man OR Meeting of Emperor Theodosius and Bishop Ambrose

Place

Italy (Artist's nationality:)

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1598–1602

Medium

Pen and brown ink with brush and brown wash, over graphite, on cream laid paper, laid down on off-white laid paper

Dimensions

20.1 × 29.1 cm (7 15/16 × 11 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. Charles E. Slatkin

Reference Number

1959.42

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