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Holy Family with Saint John the Baptist

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Inscription

Inscribed on sheet on which the drawing is mounted, in pen and brown ink: "...ia Fiamenghina" (cropped).

Provenance

Colnaghi's 1961; Helen and Paul (b. 1902, Boston) Bernat; acquired October 1987

Credit Line

Gift of Paul and Helen Bernat

about 1570

Dimensions

Sheet: 27.2 x 19.8 cm (10 11/16 x 7 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

1987.516

Medium or Technique

Pen and brown ink and brush and brown wash over black chalk on cream laid paper

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