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Group of Musicians
Group of Musicians
Date:
16th–17th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Pen And Brown Ink And Brown Wash Over Traces Of Black Chalk On Laid Paper Mounted To Heavier Sheet
Dimensions:
Image: 106 x 130 mm (4 3/16 x 5 1/8 in.)
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Object Type:
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Continent:
Europe
Provenance:

Provenance: Joseph Green Cogswell; Mortimer Leo Schiff; Moore S. Achenbach;
Cogswell no. 214 , Hellman no. 220 as “Group of Musicians” by Taddeo Zuccaro (George S. Hellman, Original Drawings by the Old Masters: The Collection formed by Joseph Green Cogswell, 1786-1871, New York: privately published, 1915);
Former AFGA title: Musician Angels;
Suggested attributions:
From file and old mat:
E. Schleier (Erich Schleier) (n.d.): Giovanni Baglione, and compares to 7.i [???] drawings in the Metropolitan Museum;
Röttgen (H. Röttgen of Darmstadt) (Nov. 1971): Confirms Schleier’s attribution;
From mat:
A.S. H. (Ann Sutherland Harris): check mark. [Agrees with attribution?];

Accession Number:
1963.24.157
Acquisition Date:
1952-10-20
Credit Line:

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

Exhibition History:

M.H. de Young Memorial Museum, The Childhood of Christ, 1966-1967;
Santa Barbara Museum of Art, The Christian Inspiration, exh. cat. ed. Alfred Moir, 1978,no. 10, p. 7.

five seated figures playing various musical instruments