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The Conversion of Saul
The Conversion of Saul
ca. 1656
Not on display
Pen And Brown Ink, Brown Wash, And Red Chalk On Laid Paper
Sheet: 269 x 382 mm (10 9/16 x 15 1/16 in.) Irregular
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Sebastiano Resta (1635-1714), his mount and inscription; Joseph Green Cogswell (1786-1871); Mortimer Leo Schiff (1877-1931); Moore S. Achenbach (1878-1963); Gift to the Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts, 1963 (L. 3a, verso).

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Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

Exhibition History:

FAMSF- Legion of Honor, ‘Italian Master Drawings from the Cogswell Collection’,1959; San Jose State College (also Dallas Museum of Art, Mills Museum of Fine Arts, San Francisco State College), ‘Old Master Drawings’, 1960; FAMSF-Legion of Honor, ‘Old Master Drawings’, 1966; Claremont (CA), Pomona College, ‘Baroque’, 1966; Regina, Norman Mackenzie Art Gallery (also Montreal Musée des Beaux-Arts), ‘A Selection of Italian Drawings from North American Collections’, 1970, no. 47, p. 56 (cat. by Walter Vitzhum); Santa Barbara, University Art Galleries, ‘Regional Styles of Drawing in Italy: 1600-1700’, 1977, no. 8 (cat. ed. Alfred Moir, entry by Bruce Davis); FAMSF- Legion of Honor, ‘Masterworks from the Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts’, Feb 21 - May 3, 1981; FAMSF—Legion of Honor, ‘Master Drawings from the Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts’, 3 Aug - 13 Oct 1985, no. 13 (entry by Joseph R. Goldyne); Rome, Musei Capitolini, ‘Pier Francesco Mola 1612-1666’, 12 Feb 1989 - Jan 30, 1990, no. III.27, pp. 236-37 (cat. ed. By Manuela Kahn-Rossi); FAMSF – Legion of Honor, ‘Treasures of the Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts’, 11 Nov 1995 - 3 March 1996, no. 47 (catalogue by Robert Flynn Johnson et al.)

A study for the fresco by Mola in the Ravenna Chapel the Church of Gesu', Rome.