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Allegory of the Immaculate Conception

Artist:
Giovanni Battista Gaulli (Il Baciccio) (Italian, Genoa 1639–1709 Rome)
Date:
1639–1709
Medium:
Pen and brown ink, brush and gray wash. Squared in black chalk
Dimensions:
9-3/4 x 5-15/16 in. (24.7 x 15.1 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Gift of Peter Palumbo, 1977
Accession Number:
1977.13
Not on view
Inscription: Annotated in pen and brown ink on old mount, Baciccio.
Sotheby's, London- December 10, 1968, no. 14; Peter Palumbo, Ascot, Berkshire
Italian 17th Century Drawings from British Private Collections. Ehx. cat. The Merchants' Hall, Edinburgh, 1972, cat. no. no. 57, p. 100, ill.

Jacob Bean "Departmental Accessions: Drawings." in Annual Report of the Trustees of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, July 1, 1976 - June 30, 1977. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, no. 107, New York, 1977, p. 45.

Jacob Bean, Lawrence Turčić 17th century Italian Drawings in The Metropolitan Museum of Art. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1979, cat. no. 224, fig. no. 224, p. 171, ill.



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