Francesco Fontebasso

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Francesco Fontebasso
1707-1769
Martyrdom of a Female Saint
Pen and brown ink, over black chalk, on laid paper.
7 5/8 x 10 1/4 inches (194 x 261 mm)
Gift of János Scholz.
1987.65
Provenance: 
Cernazai, Venice; dal Zotto, Venice? (on an 18th cent. dal Zotto type mount); János Scholz, New York (no mark; see Lugt S. 2933b).
Bibliography: 

Venetian Drawings, 1600-1800. Mills College Art Gallery, Oakland, California Palace of the Legion of Honor, San Francisco. Berkeley : Gillick, 1960, no. 27.

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Watermark: none.

Associated names: 

Cernazai, former owner.
Zotto, Antonio dal, former owner.
Scholz, János, former owner.

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