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Scene of Martyrdom

Artist:
Giovanni Angelo Canini (Italian, Rome 1615–1666 Rome)
Date:
1615–66
Medium:
Pen and brown ink, brush and gray-brown wash, over red chalk (recto); illegible red chalk notations (verso)
Dimensions:
7 3/8 x 5in. (18.7 x 12.7cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1970
Accession Number:
1970.113.1
Not on view
Inscription: Annotated in pen and brown ink at lower left, io., Agelus Caninius inventor.
C. S. Sartoris; Wollaton Bingham; P. G. A. Bucknall(according to Christie's); Christie's, London, March 25, 1969, lot 143
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings Recently Acquired, 1969-1971," January 18, 1972–April 16, 1972.

Jacob Bean, Lawrence Turčić 17th century Italian Drawings in The Metropolitan Museum of Art. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1979, cat. no. 76, fig. no. 76, pp. 50-51, ill.



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