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Saint Michael the Archangel and Another Figure Recommending a Soul to the Virgin and Child in Heaven

Artist:
Bartolomeo Biscaino (Italian, Genoa 1629–1657 Genoa)
Date:
1629–57
Medium:
Red chalk, brush and brown wash
Dimensions:
11 1/2 x 7 15/16in. (29.2 x 20.2cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Gift of Cephas G. Thompson, 1887
Accession Number:
87.12.25
Not on view
Inscription: Annotated in red chalk at lower right corner on recto, A. S.
Annotated in graphite on reverse of old mount, Bartolomeo Biscanino.
Donor: Cephas G. Thompson (American, 1809–1888)
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Coles Gallery, 8: Tapestries and Paintings, Malachites, Vases, Drawings by Old Masters, Etchings, Photographs, and Tapestries in Gallery 4, Main Hall.," 1895.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Genoa: Drawings and Prints, 1530-1800," April 23, 1996–July 10, 1996.

Coles Gallery, 8: Tapestries and Paintings, Malachites, Vases, etc.; Drawings by Old Masters, Etchings, Photographs, and Tapestries in Gallery 4, Main Hall. Exh. cat., The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Hand-book, no. 8, New York, 1895, cat. no. 695.

Jacob Bean, Lawrence Turčić 17th century Italian Drawings in The Metropolitan Museum of Art. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1979, cat. no. 66, fig. no. 66, p. 44, ill.

Carmen C. Bambach, Nadine Orenstein, William M. Griswold, Allegra Pesenti Genoa: Drawings and Prints, 1530-1800 Exh. cat. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1996, cat. no. 3, p. 15, ill.



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