St. Thomas Aquinas Presenting His Work to the Crucified Christ
Santi di Tito (Italian, Sansepolcro 1536–1603 Florence)
Pen and brown ink, brown wash, over traces of black chalk
6 3/4 x 4 3/4in. (17.1 x 12cm)
Purchase, David L. Klein, Jr. Memorial Foundation, Inc. Gift, 1984
Not on view
Inscription: Annotated in pen and brown ink on reverse of old backing, "Og di S. di Tito in S. Marco / in Ferenze [sic]"; numbered in pen and brown ink on verso and visable in transparency at upper center of recto, "n. 84."
Marking: Unidentified collector's mark (Lugt Supp. 619a)
Sotheby's, LondonJuly 2, 1984, no. 70, repr.
Jacob Bean "Curatorial Reports and Departmental Accessions: Drawings." in Annual Report of the Trustees of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, July 1, 1984 - June 30, 1985. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, no. 115, New York, 1985, p. 25.
Artist: Santi di Tito (Italian, Sansepolcro 1536–1603 Florence)Date: ca. 1575Medium: Black chalk (recto); rulings in red chalk and black chalk by early collector (verso)Accession: 2002.72On view in:Not on view
Artist: Leonardo da Vinci (Italian, Vinci 1452–1519 Amboise)Date: 1480–85Medium: Silverpoint, partly reworked by the artist with pen and dark brown ink on pink prepared paper; lines ruled with metalpoint (recto); pen and brown ink (verso)
Accession: 17.142.1On view in:The Met Floor 3