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Jupiter with his Eagle (recto)

Artist:
Francesco Solimena (Italian, Canale di Serino 1657–1747 Barra)
Date:
1657–1747
Medium:
Pen, brown ink, gray wash over black chalk
Dimensions:
10 7/16 x 8 1/4in. (26.5 x 20.9cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Gift of Henry Walters, 1917
Accession Number:
17.236.23
Not on view
Small sketch of figure leaning on a shield (verso)

Inscription: Old pen annotation on recto: Domco Sci...
Don Sebastián Gabriel de Borbón y Braganza (1811–1875); Don Pedro Alcántara de Borbón y Borbón, Duke of Dúrcal (1862–1892); Dúrcal sale, American Art Galleries, New York, April 10, 1889, Lot no. 141(Solimnea, our drawing called "Jupiter and his eagle with amorini - India ink and pen"); Henry Walters (1848-1931); Donor: Henry Walters (1848-1931)
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