After Federigo Barocci
Swooning Virgin with Two Holy Women at the Foot of the Cross
Red and black chalk on paper; squared in black chalk.
10 5/8 x 12 7/8 inches (270 x 327 mm)
Purchased by Pierpont Morgan (1837-1913) in 1909.
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Inscribed at lower left, in pen and brown ink, by Cornelis Ploos van Amstel(?), "Frederico Barocio. f 1612"; on verso, at upper left, in red chalk, perhaps by Röver, "N.o 989"; at center in black chalk, "fredericius Barozius";at lower left corner in pen and brown ink, by Ploos van Amstel (?), "N: 24 / aaaa".
Valerius Röver, 1686-1739 (?) (cf. Lugt S. 2984a-c); Cornelis Ploos van Amstel, Amsterdam, his inscription on recto and verso (Lugt 3002); Charles Fairfax Murray (1849-1919), London and Florence; from whom purchased through Galerie Alexandre Imbert, Rome, in 1909 by Pierpont Morgan (1837-1913), New York (no mark; see Lugt 1509); his son, J. P. Morgan, Jr. (1867-1943), New York.
Copy after Federigo Barocci, Urbino ca. 1535-1612 Urbino.