Giuseppe Passeri

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Giuseppe Passeri
1654-1714
St. Peter Freed from Prison
Pen and black ink, with white opaque watercolor, over red chalk and black chalk, on paper prepared with a red wash.
10 15/19 x 9 inches (278 x 228 mm)
Gift of János Scholz.
1979.53
Provenance: 
Dukes of Savoy, Aosta, Turin (no mark; see Lugt S. 47a); János Scholz, New York (no mark; see Lugt S. 2933b).
Bibliography: 

Carlo Maratti and His Contemporaries, exhibition catalogue by Jean K. Westin and Robert H. Westin, Museum of Art, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, 1975, no. 51, repr. 63 (includes full bibliography and exhibitions).
Ryskamp, Charles, ed. Nineteenth Report to the Fellows of the Pierpont Morgan Library, 1978-1980. New York : Pierpont Morgan Library, 1981, p. 208.

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Watermark: none visible through lining.

Associated names: 

Savôia-Aôsta, Dukes of, former owner.
Scholz, János, former owner.

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