A Saint Addressing Figures from the Steps of a Temple
Antoine Caron (French, Beauvais 1521–1599 Paris)
Pen and brown ink, brush and brown wash, heightened with white, over black chalk, on light brown paper
10-7/8 x 14-1/4 in. (27.6 x 36.2 cm)
Purchase, Gifts from Mrs. Gardner Cassatt, Mrs. Francis Ormond, Bessie Potter Vonnoh, William Benton, Donald Silve, William M. Ivins, Jr., and Mrs. Harry Payne Whitney, and other gifts, bequests, and funds, by exchange, 1998
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed in pen and brown ink at the upper left, "A".
Katrin Bellinger Bought, Christie's, New York, January 30, 1998, lot 206; Vendor: Katrin Bellinger Kunsthandel , Munich
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," September 21, 1998–November 30, 1998.
Artist: Antoine Caron (French, Beauvais 1521–1599 Paris) Date: 16th centuryMedium: Black chalk, pen and brown ink, brush and brown wash, heightened with white gouache on buff paperAccession: 2001.119On view in:Not on view
Artist: Bartholomeus Spranger (Netherlandish, Antwerp 1546–1611 Prague) Date: ca. 1580–1585Medium: Pen and brown ink, brush and brown and gray wash, white heightening, over traces of black chalk, on paper washed blue and pinkAccession: 1997.93On view in:Not on view