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Conversion of St. Paul

Artist:
Circle of Pieter Coecke van Aelst (Netherlandish, Aelst 1502–1550 Brussels)
Date:
1538 (?)
Medium:
Pen and brown ink, light brown wash, heightened with white on brown paper
Dimensions:
sheet: 4 13/16 x 15 13/16 in. (12.2 x 40.2 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1963
Accession Number:
63.76.7
Not on view
Inscription: At lower centre dated "1538" (cropped) , in pen and brown ink, probably by the artist . Verso: at upper left, inscribed "Pieter Coecke. / cf OMD viii D [...]" (V&A) in graphite; at lower right, inscribed "D 26572" in graphite

Marking: At lower right an unidentified collector's mark in green ink
Vendor: P. & D. Colnaghi & Co.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," April 17, 1995–August 20, 1995.

Asuka Nakada L'iconographie de la conversion de Saül dans les anciens Pays-Bas et dans la Principauté de Liège au XVIe siècle [Master's thesis]. Master's thesis, 2009 cat. 8, p. 128, fig. 19,, ill.



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