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The Death of Saint Hilary; verso: Sketch of an Arm

Artist:
Jan van Scorel (Netherlandish, Schoorl 1495–1562 Utrecht)
Date:
early 16th–mid 16th century
Medium:
Pen and brown ink and gray wash; at left, a framing line in pen and brown ink; verso: red chalk
Dimensions:
9 5/16 x 7 7/8 in. (23.7 x 20 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Purchase, Lindsay McCrum Gift, 2001
Accession Number:
2001.105
Not on view
Inscription: At lower right, inscribed "S. hillard" in pen and brown ink (17th- or 18th-century handwriting?). Verso: at upper right, an illegible inscription in pen and brown ink (16th- or 17th-century handwriting); at center, a calligraphic flourish in pen and brown ink (16th-century handwriting?); below, inscribed "Sanctus in domino quievit, hilari me[n]te dice[n]s in manus/tuas domine com[m]endo spiritum meum" in pen and brown ink (16th-century handwriting)
sale, Sotheby's, London, July 5, 2000, lot 26; Vendor: Katrin Bellinger Kunsthandel, Munich
Old Master Drawings [sale London, Sotheby's, July 5, 2000]. Sotheby's, London, London, 2000, cat. no. 26, ill.



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