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ILL in the plate: Gio. Batta. Pittoni pinx.;
ILR in the plate: Berardi Scul appo Wagner Ven.a CPES;
ILC in the plate: Contro d'Orsola santa e tutto Averno/ Ma il colpo e breve ed e il suo premio eterno.;
Sopher 18th c. catalogue no. 63
Mr. and Mrs. Marcus Sopher Collection
On a ledge before an apse-like arch, Ursula bows a before bearded man who holds a Roman statue while an executioner prepares to swing his sword. An angel descends with the palm & crown of martyrdom.