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Saint Francis Reading

Artist:
Christian Wilhelm Ernst Dietrich (German, Weimar 1712–1774 Dresden)
Date:
1747
Medium:
Red chalk
Dimensions:
10 1/4 x 7 5/8 in. (26 x 19.4 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1962
Accession Number:
62.134
Not on view
Signature: Recto, center, in red chalk: Dietricy 1747

Inscription: Mount, verso, bottom right, in graphite: 62.134
Mount, verso, lower right, in graphite: Dietricy (Chr. W.E. Dietrich) 1702-1774
Mount, verso, at left, in graphite: 39
Mount, verso, in pen and blue ink, (circled): 9050
Mount, verso, at top, in graphite: (?) coll. Mariette [and below] (?) coll. Jules Dupan

Marking: Recto, bottom left: collector's mark of Jean-Pierre Mariette (Lugt 2097)
Mount, recto, bottom center: collector's mark of Jules Dupan (Lugt 1440)
Mount, verso, bottom right: MMA stamp
Pierre Jean Mariette (French, Paris 1694–1774 Paris)(sale Paris, Basan, 15 November 1775-30 Jan 1776, lot 871); Jean-Marc Du Pan (Geneva, 1785–1838); Vendor: Fleurville Antiquities
Princeton University Art Museum. "Central European Drawings 1680-1800: A Selection from American Collections," October 1, 1989–December 3, 1989.

University Art Museum, University of California, Santa Barbara. "Central European Drawings 1680-1800: A Selection from American Collections," January 10, 1990–February 25, 1990.

Thomas DaCosta Kaufmann Central European Drawings 1680-1800: A Selection from American Collections. Exh. cat. Princeton University, The Art Museum (October 21-December 3, 1989) and Santa Barbara, The University Art Museum (January 10-February 25, 1990). Princeton University Art Museum, Princeton University, 1989, cat. no. 76, fig. no. 76, pp. 210-211, ill.



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