Giovanni Benedetto Castiglione

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Giovanni Benedetto Castiglione
1609-1664
Noah Leading the Animals into the Ark
Point of brush and brown wash, and brown, black, blue, red, and white oil paint, on paper; framing line in black ink.
10 3/4 x 16 1/8 inches (272 x 409 mm)
Gift of János Scholz.
1984.4
Provenance: 
Julius Weitzner, New York; János Scholz, New York (no mark; see Lugt S. 2933b).
Bibliography: 

Italian Master Drawings from the Collection of János Scholz. Middletown, Conn. : Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University, 1969, no. 28.
Ryskamp, Charles, ed. Twenty-First Report to the Fellows of the Pierpont Morgan Library, 1984-1986. New York : Pierpont Morgan Library, 1989, p. 327-328.

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Watermark: none visible through lining.

Associated names: 

Weitzner, Julius, -1986, former owner.
Scholz, János, former owner.

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