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St. John
St. John
Artist:
Date:
18th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Pen And Brown Ink And Gray Wash With Black Chalk On Laid Paper Mounted To Heavier Sheet
Dimensions:
Sheet: 221 x 165 mm (8 11/16 x 6 1/2 in.)
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Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Provenance:

Provenance: Joseph Green Cogswell; Mortimer Leo Schiff; Moore S. Achenbach;
Cogswell no.43 , Hellman no.128 as “St. John” by Guido Reni (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 in file:
Dwight Miller (Stanford) (n.d., but prior to 1972 because it is also written into the Hellman catalogue in E.G. Troche’s hand):Donato Creti?;
Pierre Rosenberg (n.d., but prior to 1975): Bolognese?;
A.M. (Agnes Mongan) (July 1972): Engraver’s drawing;

Accession Number:
1963.24.56
Acquisition Date:
1963-04-09
Credit Line:

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

under black squaring, a young man is seated in a wilderness landscape, filling a bowl from a small waterfall while a lamb rests by his feet