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St. Michael
St. Michael
Artist:
Date:
18th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Pen And Brown Ink And Wash With Red Chalk On Laid Paper Mounted To Heavier Sheet
Dimensions:
Sheet: 215 x 167 mm (8 7/16 x 6 9/16 in.)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Provenance:

Provenance: Joseph Green Cogswell; Mortimer Leo Schiff; Moore S. Achenbach;
Cogswell no.240 , Hellman no.294 as “St. Michael” by an unascribed Italian artist “of notable quality”(George S. Hellman, Original Drawings by the Old Masters: The Collection formed by Joseph Green Cogswell, 1786-1871, New York: privately published, 1915);

Accession Number:
1963.24.65
Acquisition Date:
1963-04-09
Credit Line:

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

standing winged figure of a man in armor, weapon (sword?) in his right hand holding down a diabolic female (?, has obvious breasts) figure with horns and tail, head of a woman in profile at lower right