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Saint Jerome in the Wilderness

Anonymous, Italian, Bolognese
Former Attribution:
Caravaggio (Michelangelo Merisi) (Italian, Milan or Caravaggio 1571–1610 Porto Ercole)
ca. 1630
Etching, squared in red chalk
Sheet, clipped beyond plate line: 12 9/16 × 8 5/8 in. (31.9 × 21.9 cm)
Credit Line:
A. Hyatt Mayor Purchase Fund, Marjorie Phelps Starr Bequest, 1983
Accession Number:
Not on view
Gilbert Paignon-Dijonval (French, 1708–1792); Donor: Marjorie Phelps Starr Bequest Donor: A. Hyatt Mayor Purchase Fund
Colta Ives, Janet S. Byrne, Suzanne Boorsch, David W. Kiehl, Mary L. Myers Notable Acquisitions, 1983-1984: Prints and Designs for Architecture and Ornament. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1984, pp. 74-5, ill.

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