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Christ in Glory

Artist:
Johann Wolfgang Baumgartner (German, Kufstein 1712–1761 Augsburg)
Period:
18th century
Date:
early to mid-18th century
Medium:
Pen and black ink, brush and gray wash, white heightening over traces of black chalk. Black chalk framing lines. Brown paper laid onto oatmeal paper.
Dimensions:
5 13/16 x 3 5/8 in. (14.7 x 9.2 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1962
Accession Number:
62.501.39
Not on view
Inscription: Annotated in brown ink along lower margin of drawing: "Ecce venit Dominus in Sanctis millibus. / suis. Iudae v. 14 / J.W. Baumgartner del."
Annotated in pencil on verso: "Joh. Wolfgang / Baumgartner / Kufstein 1712 - Augsburg 1761"; and in another hand: "AK"
Numbered in pencil at lower left: "21546"
Vendor: Emil Hirsch
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