Attributed to Alessandro Magnasco

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Attributed to Alessandro Magnasco
1667?-1749
Traveller in a Landscape
Red chalk on paper.
7 13/16 x 11 1/8 inches (198 x 283 mm)
Gift of Janos Scholz.
1993.377

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Inscribed on verso, in pen and brown ink, "Alessandrino"; in brush and black ink, "Alessandrino".
Watermark: Anchor in circle. Drawing is lined.

Provenance: 
Julius Weitzner, London; from whom purchased in 1963 by Janos Scholz, New York (no mark; see Lugt S. 2933b).
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Thirty Italian Landscape Drawings, 1500-1800, from the Collection of János Scholz. Hartford, Conn. : Austin Arts Center, 1969, no. 19, repr.

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Possibly Genoese School.

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Anonymous, Italian School, 17th cent., Possible attribution.
Weitzner, Julius, -1986, former owner.
Scholz, János, former owner.

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