Giovanni Battista Paggi

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Giovanni Battista Paggi
1554-1627
An Archer
Black chalk, with white chalk, on light brown laid paper attached to modern perimeter mount.
15 13/16 x 8 5/8 inches (402 x 220 mm)
Gift of János Scholz.
1980.69
Inscription: 

Inscribed at lower right, in pen and brown ink, "Paggi".

Provenance: 
Isaacs, London; János Scholz, New York (no mark; see Lugt S. 2933b).
Bibliography: 

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. 42, repr. (includes previous bibliography and exhibitions).
Scholz, Janos. Italian Master Drawings, 1350-1800, from the János Scholz Collection. New York : Dover, 1976. no. 78, repr.
Nineteenth report to the Fellows of the Pierpont Morgan Library, 1978-1980 / edited by Charles Ryskamp. New York : The Library, 1981, p. 207.

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Watermark: Circle (close to Briquet 2929). Watermark, beta radiograph. Circle. 142233wm_1980_69_Paggi_WM_beta.jpg

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