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Baptism
Baptism
Manner Of:
Date:
17th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Pen And Brown Ink Over Black Chalk On Laid Paper Mounted On Heavier Sheet
Dimensions:
Image: 175 x 123 mm (6 7/8 x 4 13/16 in.) Irreg.
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Provenance:

Provenance: Joseph Green Cogswell; Mortimer Leo Schiff; Moore S. Achenbach;
Cogswell no.278 , Hellman no. 293 as“Baptism” by artist of School of Carracci (George S. Hellman, Original Drawings by the Old Masters: The Collection formed by Joseph Green Cogswell, 1786-1871, New York: privately published, 1915);
Note from old file:
A.M. (Agnes Mongan, July 1972): “Weak”;
Suggested Attributions:
Giovanna Bertazzoni, 1.22.1997: I showed a photographic reproduction of this drawing to Professor Giulio Bora (Universita' di Milano), 10.17.1996, who disagrees with the attribution to Annibale Carracci. Moreover, he does not think that it can be considered by artist of School of Carracci;

Accession Number:
1963.24.57
Acquisition Date:
1963-04-09
Credit Line:

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

Exhibition History:

Santa Barbara Museum of Art:The Christian Inspiration, 1978, cat. ed. Prof. Alfred Moir, p. 3, no. 2, in which student Bruce Davis suggested attribution to Il Cigoli of Florence, a follower of Lodovico Cardi, early 17th c. [unverfied 1992].

baptismal scene with angel and observers on sheet with oval top