Andrea Schiavone

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Andrea Schiavone
approximately 1500-1563
Miracle or Apparition of a Saint. Verso: Copy after the Antique
ca. 1545-1555
Brown wash, with white opaque watercolor over black chalk, on laid paper.
11 1/8 x 8 7/16 inches (282 x 214 mm)
Gift of János Scholz.
1983.40

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Inscription: 
Old inscription at lower left, now obliterated.
Provenance: 
Moscardo collection, Verona, which passed to the Marquis de Calceolari (no mark; see Lugt S. 2990a-g); Mario Uzielli, Liestal, near Basel, Switzerland; purchased in Zurich in 1949 by János Scholz (1903-1993), New York (no mark: see Lugt S. 2933b); by whom given to the Morgan.
Bibliography: 

John Marciari, Drawing in Tintoretto's Venice, New York, 2018, no. 6, fig. 13, repr.
Ryskamp, Charles, ed. Twentieth Report to the Fellows of the Pierpont Morgan Library, 1981-1983. New York : Pierpont Morgan Library, 1984, p. 276.
Oberhuber, Konrad, and Dean Walker. Sixteenth Century Italian Drawings From the Collection of János Scholz. Washington, D.C. : National Gallery of Art ; New York : Pierpont Morgan Library, 1973, no. 102, repr. (includes previous bibliography and exhibitions).
Scholz 1957, no. 20.

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Watermark: anchor inside circle, fragment.

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