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Gaetano Rossi Napoletano

Artist:
Jean-Baptiste Joseph Wicar (French, Lille 1762–1834 Rome)
Date:
n.d.
Medium:
Conté crayon on off white wove paper
Dimensions:
9 13/16 x 7 13/16 in. (25 x 19.8 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Gift of Alexander B.V. Johnson and Roberta J.M. Olson, 2002
Accession Number:
2002.540.3
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed below image in black chalk, "Gaetano Rossi Napoletano.-"
[Another inscription below the former inscription is crossed out and illegible]; inscribed in black chalk at upper right, "7".

Marking: Stamped in dark gray ink at lower left of verso: "HORNSEY SCHOOL OF ART, LIBRARY"
Hornsey School of Art Library, Middlesex University; Sotheby's, London , November 5, 1998, lot 48 (part of a group of 76); Art Market, London; Donor: Alexander B. V. Johnson and Roberta J. M. Olson
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," November 26, 2012–February 24, 2013.

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