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Recto: Interior scene (workshop with saint)
Verso: Male figure in the clouds
Recto: Interior scene (workshop with saint) Verso: Male figure in the clouds
Artist:
Date:
17th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
R: Pen And Brown Ink And Black Crayon On Blue Laid Paper V: Black And White Chalks On Blue Laid Paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 271 x 405 mm (10 11/16 x 15 15/16 in.)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Provenance:

Provenance: Joseph Green Cogswell; Mortimer Leo Schiff; Moore S. Achenbach; Cogswell no. 265, Hellman no. 310 as "Various Sketches" by a seventeenth century Neapolitan artist (George S. Hellman, Original Drawings by the Old Masters: The Collection formed by Joseph Green Cogswell, 1786-1871, New York: privately published, 1915);
Notes from Evelyn Lincoln, UC Berkeley Art History (1992): The saint receiving a palm denotes martyrdom , the mouse in the mousetrap signifies the caging of evil;

Accession Number:
1963.24.64r-v
Acquisition Date:
1963-04-09
Credit Line:

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

r: twelve figures including a warrior, boy with mousetrap, a saint receiving a palm from a cherub angel, etc.
v: half-draped male figure floating in the clouds