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Provenance: Joseph Green Cogswell; Mortimer Leo Schiff; Moore S. Achenbach;
Cogswell no.157, not in Hellman catalogue(George S. Hellman, Original Drawings by the Old Masters: The Collection formed by Joseph Green Cogswell, 1786-1871, New York: privately published, 1915);
Sheet shows several large stains, especially in UL quadrant;
Suggested attributions noted in old file:
Röttgen (H. Röttgen of Darmstadt)) (November 1971):“Reverse writing is Baglione’s [Note: Numbers are NOT reversed!];
Unidentified comment: previously ascribed to Veronese or considered a copy;
Philip Pouncey (November 1983): Agrees with attribution to Baglione.
Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts
Santa Barbara Museum of Art. The Christian Inspiration, exh. cat. ed. Alfred Moir, 1978, no. 12, p.8.
half-figure of a woman wearing a crown (St. Catherine was a virgin of royal descent in Alexandria), her left arm resting on the wheel of her martyrdom