Circle of Amico Aspertini

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Circle of Amico Aspertini
1474-1552
Classical Frieze with Satyrs, Putti and Other Figures
Pen and brown ink, brown wash, on paper; black chalk framing lines at top and bottom.
5 1/4 x 14 3/8 inches (132 x 365 mm)
Purchased by Pierpont Morgan (1837-1913) in 1909.
IV, 33
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Inscribed on the tablet at lower left, in pen and brown ink, by the artist, "V F / Z M".
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Adolphus Frederick, Duke of Cambridge (1774-1850), England (according to Fairfax Murray); Charles Fairfax Murray (1849-1919), London and Florence; from whom purchased through Galerie Alexandre Imbert, Rome, in 1909 by Pierpont Morgan (1837-1913), New York (no mark; see Lugt 1509); his son, J. P. Morgan, Jr. (1867-1943), New York.).
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Watermark: none.
On same mat with IV, 33a.
Formerly attributed to Italian School, Lombard, 16th cent.
In Fairfax Murray's time the drawings were given to Bambaia, Busto Arsizio ca. 1483-1548 Milan.

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