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Ascension of a Bishop Saint

Artist:
Luca Giordano (Italian, Naples 1634–1705 Naples)
Date:
1634–1705
Medium:
Black chalk
Dimensions:
14 1/2 x 10 1/8in. (36.9 x 25.7cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Gift of Henry Walters, 1917
Accession Number:
17.236.21
Not on view
Inscription: Annotated on verso and on mount, "Giordano."
Don Sebastián Gabriel de Borbón y Braganza (1811–1875); Don Pedro Alcántara de Borbón y Borbón, Duke of Dúrcal (1862–1892); American Art Galleries, New YorkApril 10, 1889, Dúrcal sale; Donor: Henry Walters
Jacob Bean, Lawrence Turčić 17th century Italian Drawings in The Metropolitan Museum of Art. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1979, cat. no. 233, fig. no. 233, p. 177, ill.



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