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Recto:Endymion
Verso:Figure
Recto:Endymion Verso:Figure
Date:
17th–18th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
R: Black Chalk On Laid Paper V: Red Chalk
Dimensions:
Sheet: 222 x 175 mm (8 3/4 x 6 7/8 in.) irregular
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Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Provenance:

Provenance: Joseph Green Cogswell; Mortimer Leo Schiff; Moore S. Achenbach;
Cogswell no.134 , Hellman no.150 as “Adonis” by Ventura di Arcangelo Salimbeni (George S. Hellman, Original Drawings by the Old Masters: The Collection formed by Joseph Green Cogswell, 1786-1871, New York: privately published, 1915);
Old AFGA records : title given as “Adonis”;
Suggested attributions:
Cogswell/Hellman: Salimbeni;
Walter Vitzhum (from old AFGA mat): Solimena;
Philip Pouncey (Nov. 1983): Agreed with attribution to Solimena. Title should be Endymion, not Adonis.;

Accession Number:
1963.24.88r-v
Acquisition Date:
1963-04-09
Credit Line:

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

Exhibition History:

Santa Barbara Museum of Art, The Noble Past, 1976-1977: UC Santa Barbara graduate student John Caswell, under direction of Professor Alfred Moir, questioned attribution to Solimena.

r:a seated hunter, sleeping with his head resting on his right hand, a dog asleep at his feet and the suggestion of game (deer?) at lower left, squared for transfer
v: fragment of a figure and remains of additional studies