Paolo Farinati

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Paolo Farinati
1524-1606
Sacking of a City
Pen and brown ink on paper.
7 3/8 x 12 1/2 inches (187 x 319 mm; maximum dimensions)
Gift of János Scholz.
1993.144
Inscription: 

Inscribed on verso of album page, in pen and brown ink, "CCVII" (cut off); "Di Paulo Farinato" (partially trimmed).

Provenance: 
Moscardo collection, Verona, which passed to the Marquis de Calceolari (no mark; see Lugt S. 2990a-g); purchased in 1954 in Venice by János Scholz, New York (no mark; see Lugt S. 2933b).
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Watermark: none visible through lining.

Associated names: 

Moscardo family, former owner.
Calceolari, marquis de, former owner.
Scholz, János, former owner.

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