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The Circumcision
The Circumcision
Date:
17th century
Location:
Not on display
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Media:
Pen And Brown Ink And Brown Wash Over Black Chalk On Laid Paper Mounted To Heavier Sheet (with Extensive Writing, Mostly Erased), Inscribed 'Bern. Siciliano' (lower Left) And 'Andrea Da Salerno' (bottom) (recto), And 'Girolamo Muziano X Una Cosa Delle Piu' Belle [...]' (verso)
Dimensions:
Sheet: 338 x 256 mm (13 5/16 x 10 1/16 in.)
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Country:
Continent:
Europe
Provenance:

Joseph Green Cogswell (1786-1871) (ms. no. 14); Mortimer Leo Schiff (1877-1931); Moore S. Achenbach (1878-1963); Gift to the Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts, 1963 (L. 3a, verso).

Accession Number:
1963.24.159
Acquisition Date:
1963-04-09
Credit Line:

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

Exhibition History:

University Art Galleries,/University of California Santa Barbara: Regional Styles of Drawings in Italy: 1600-1700 . 1977. exh. catalogue ed. Professor Alfred Moir, entry by Bonnie Egerman and/ or Joseph Aspell, no. 58, p. 96.

circumcision scene with infant and two men, Mary and Joseph at left rear, three additional onlookers at right, boy holding basin in front of table