Giacomo Farelli

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Giacomo Farelli
1624-1706
Saint Performing a Miracle
Pen and brown ink, with gray wash, over black chalk, on paper.
7 3/16 x 13 7/16 inches (185 x 341 mm.)
Gift of Janos Scholz.
1993.390
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Inscribed at lower right, in pen and brown ink, "cav. Farelli".
Watermark: Bird on three mounts in circle, surmounted by letter "F".

Provenance: 
Giovanni Piancastelli, Rome (no mark; see Lugt 2078a); Edward and Mary Brandegee, Boston (Lugt S. 1860c); Janos Scholz, New York (no mark; see Lugt S. 2933b).
Bibliography: 

In the Shadow of Vesuvius : Neapolitan Drawings from the Collection of Janos Scholz. New York : Finch College Museum of Art, 1969, no. 26, repr.

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Associated names: 

Piancastelli, Giovanni, 1845-1926, former owner.
Brandegee, Edward, former owner.
Brandegee, Mary, former owner.
Scholz, János, former owner.

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