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The Body of Saint Catherine of Siena carried in Procession, after Francesco Vanni

Anonymous, French, 18th century
After Ventura Salimbeni (Italian, Siena 1568–1613 Siena)
Former Attribution:
Formerly attributed to Charles Joseph Natoire (French, Nîmes 1700–1777 Castel Gandolfo)
18th century
Pen and brown ink, brush and red-brown and gray wash, over black chalk. Framing line in pen and brown ink.
12 11/16 x 9 9/16 in. (32.3 x 24.3 cm)
Credit Line:
Gift of Carlos van Hasselt and Andrej Niewglowski, in memory of Lawrence Turcic, 1989
Accession Number:
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed on verso in pen and brown ink, "Moy pour . . . l'orriginale de Vanius . . ." (barely legible; see photographs in object file)
Donor: Carlos van Hasselt Donor: Andrej Niewglowski
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings, Prints and Photographs: A Selection".

Jacob Bean "Curatorial Reports and Departmental Accessions: Drawings." in Annual Report of the Trustees of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, July 1, 1988 - June 30, 1989. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, no. 119, New York, 1989, p. 22.

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