Paolo Farinati

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Paolo Farinati
1524-1606
Signs of the Zodiac
Pen and brown ink on two sheets of paper joined horizontally.
8 3/4 x 9 1/8 inches (223 x 232 mm)
Gift of János Scholz.
1985.83:1
Inscription: 

Inscribed at lower right, in pen and brown ink, "Farinato".

Provenance: 
Moscardo collection, Verona, which passed to the Marquis de Calceolari (no mark; see Lugt S. 2990a-g); János Scholz, New York (no mark; see Lugt S. 2933b)
Bibliography: 

Muraro, Michelangelo. Venetian Drawings from the Collection János Scholz. Venice : N. Pozza, 1957, no. 29.
Ryskamp, Charles, ed. Twenty-First Report to the Fellows of the Pierpont Morgan Library, 1984-1986. New York : Pierpont Morgan Library, 1989, p. 337.

Notes: 

Watermark: none.

Associated names: 

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

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