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Angel Supporting the Body of the Dead Christ

Inscription

Verso upper center in graphite pencil: 4 Verso upper left in graphite pencil: Procaccinni? Verso upper center in graphite pencil: Sadler? Verso in graphite pencil [large script]: +3/3 Verso lower center in graphite pencil: ?Goltzius or / Rottenhammer Recto lower left in graphite pencil-- erased

Marks

Verso, l.l.: collector's mark, C. D. Ginsberg (Lugt 1145)

Provenance

Dr. Christian David Ginsburg (1831-1914, England, Lugt 1145); W.G. Russell Allen (1882-1955, Boston); Lydia Evans Tunnard, Boston; acquired December 1963

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Lydia Evans Tunnard in memory of W. G. Russell Allen

17th century

Dimensions

Sheet: 21.9 x 17.4 cm (8 5/8 x 6 7/8 in. )

Accession Number

63.2896

Medium or Technique

Pen and brown ink over traces of black and red chalk, squared in red chalk, on cream antique laid paper

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