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)
Formerly attributed to Charles Joseph Natoire (French, Nîmes 1700–1777 Castel Gandolfo)
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)
Gift of Carlos van Hasselt and Andrej Niewglowski, in memory of Lawrence Turcic, 1989
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.