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Allegorical Figure of Study

Artist:
Francesco Solimena (Italian, Canale di Serino 1657–1747 Barra)
Date:
1657–1747
Medium:
Pen and brown ink, brush and gray wash, over black chalk
Dimensions:
5 11/16 × 7 3/4 in. (14.5 × 19.7 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1965
Accession Number:
65.66.11
Not on view
Inscription: Annotated lightly in graphite on verso, Solimena
Professor John Isaacs (London); Sotheby's, London, Jan. 28, 1965, p. 44, part of lot no. 162(as Italian school, 17th century); Mr. N. Betts (London)(according to vendor); P. & D. Colnaghi & Co.
Jacob Bean, Lawrence Turčić 17th century Italian Drawings in The Metropolitan Museum of Art. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1979, cat. no. 357, fig. no. 357, pp. 270-71, ill.



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