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Standing Figure of Christ with Arms Upraised

Artist:
Giovanni Antonio da Pordenone (Giovanni Antonio de Sacchis) (Italian, Pordenone 1483?–1539 Ferrara)
Date:
1484–1539
Medium:
Point of brush and brown wash in two shades, faintly squared in charcoal, on beige paper
Dimensions:
15-13/16 x 9-1/8 in. (40.2 x 23.1 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1961
Accession Number:
61.167
Not on view
Inscription: Old mount bears the annotation Coregio [sic]; Annotated in pen and brown ink, on recto, at the right border: da m/ del Po/ [corrected in a later hand to read Co/regio] regio; graphite annotation on old mount: Antonio Allegri detto il Correggio; Long Russian annotation identifying the subject as a "Noli me Tangere".

Marking: Water stain at upper border.
Adrian Viktorovich Prachov (or Pracoff) (Russian, 1846–1916)
Collection Adrien Prachoff: Dessins origineaux de maitres anciens.. Adrian Viktorovich Prachov (or Pracoff), St. Petersburg, 1906, pp. 10, 46, no. 43 (as Correggio).

Charles E. Cohen The Drawings of Giovanni Antonio da Pordenone. Florence, 1980, pp. 18-19, 41-42, 102, fig. 139.

Jacob Bean, Lawrence Turčić 15th and 16th Century Italian Drawings in the Metropolitan Museum of Art. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1982, p. 128, no. 118, ill.

Caterina Furlan Il Pordenone. 1988, pp. 289-290, 214, no. D54, no. 77.

Charles E. Cohen The Art of Giovanni Antonio da Pordenone: Between Dialect and Language. Cambridge, 1996, vol. 2, p. 696.



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