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Saint Jerome Writing

Artist:
Imitator of Guercino (Giovanni Francesco Barbieri) (Italian, Cento 1591–1666 Bologna)
Date:
1591–1666
Medium:
Pen and brown ink, on brownish paper
Dimensions:
sheet: 13 7/16 x 11 9/16 in. (34.2 x 29.4 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Gift of Harry G. Friedman, 1960
Accession Number:
60.66.9
Not on view
Inscription: Removed from original mount, According to files/notes :

The mount is annotated, at lower left: "A 16091"; printed at lower right: "Guercino (G.F. Barbieri)"; annotated on back of mount: "7 4151/ $75/ Medok/ F 4151"
Sticker on back of mount: Giovanni Francesco Barbieri (Guercino) 1591-1666/ St. Jerome Writing [in ink] Collection John Lord Northwick.

Marking: No watermark visible: sheet glued on to a secondary support.
John, Lord Northwick (British, 1769–1859); Sotheby's, London- Nov. 1-4, 1920, no. 16, as Guercino.; Donor: Harry G. Friedman
Jacob Bean, Lawrence Turčić 17th century Italian Drawings in The Metropolitan Museum of Art. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1979, cat. no. 251, fig. no. 251, p. 190, ill.



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