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God the Father Seated on a Cloud, Flanked by Two Putti

Artist:
Anonymous, Italian, Roman-Bolognese, 17th century
Date:
17th century
Medium:
Pen and brown ink, brush and brown wash, over black chalk on light brown paper
Dimensions:
6-1/16 x 5-1/16 in. (15.4 x 12.9 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Gift of Cephas G. Thompson, 1887
Accession Number:
87.12.38
Not on view
Inscription: Annotated in brown ink at center of bottom edge, "Ciro Ferri".

Marking: No watermark visible.
Cephas G. Thompson (American, 1809–1888); Donor: Cephas G. Thompson (American, 1809–1888)
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Coles Gallery, 8: Tapestries and Paintings, Malachites, Vases, Drawings by Old Masters, Etchings, Photographs, and Tapestries in Gallery 4, Main Hall.," 1895.

Coles Gallery, 8: Tapestries and Paintings, Malachites, Vases, etc.; Drawings by Old Masters, Etchings, Photographs, and Tapestries in Gallery 4, Main Hall. Exh. cat., The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Hand-book, no. 8, New York, 1895, cat. no. 708.



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