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Recto: Bacchanalian Figures
Verso: Figure Studies
Recto: Bacchanalian Figures Verso: Figure Studies
Manner Of:
Date:
late 17th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
R: Pen And Brown Ink Over Black Chalk On Laid Paper V: Black V: Chalk
Dimensions:
Image: 271 x 193 mm (10 11/16 x 7 5/8 in.)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Provenance:

Provenance: Joseph Green Cogswell; Mortimer Leo Schiff; Moore S. Achenbach;
Cogswell no.221, Hellman no.45, repr. pl. VII as “Bacchanalian Figures” by Annibale Carraccci (George S. Hellman, Original Drawings by the Old Masters: The Collection formed by Joseph Green Cogswell, 1786-1871, New York: privately published, 1915);
Suggested attributions:
ASH (Ann Sutherland Harris) (noted on mat): “No relationship to Carracci”;
WRPCL (n.d., no name identified) (noted on mat): Paper is late 17th or early 18th c.;
Exhibitions: Santa Barbara Museum of Art: The Noble Past , 1976-1977, U.C. Santa Barbara project dir.Prof. Alfred Moir, in which unidentified graduate student suggested attribution to Pietro Antonio Novelli, following similar reattribution by James Byam Shaw [notes unverified, 1992];

Accession Number:
1963.24.61r-v
Acquisition Date:
1952-10-20
Credit Line:

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

Exhibition History:

Santa Barbara Museum of Art: The Noble Past , 1976-1977, U.C. Santa Barbara project dir.Prof. Alfred Moir, in which unidentified graduate student suggested attribution to Pietro Antonio Novelli, following similar reattribution by James Byam Shaw [notes unverified, 1992];

r: young man, wearing animal skin, pressing grapes into cup held by young satyr
v: sketches of two seated male figures