Gian Girolamo Savoldo

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Gian Girolamo Savoldo
b. ca. 1480
Head of Man, Wearing a Headband, Facing Left
Charcoal on light brown paper; framing lines in black ink.
4 3/4 x 3 1/16 inches (121 x 78 mm)
Gift of János Scholz.
1982.59
Inscription: 

Traces of an illegible inscription on verso, at lower center, in black chalk.

Provenance: 
M. Wigersma, Utrecht; by whom given as a gift in 1961 or 1962 to János Scholz, New York (no mark; see Lugt S. 2933b).
Bibliography: 

One Hundred Italian Drawings from the 14th to the 18th Centuries from the János Scholz Collection. New York : New School Art Center, 1971, no. 78.
Italian Drawings from the János Scholz Collection. Norton, Mass. : Watson Gallery, Wheaton College, 1971, no. 22.
Ryskamp, Charles, ed. Twentieth Report to the Fellows of the Pierpont Morgan Library, 1981-1983. New York : Pierpont Morgan Library, 1984, p. 298.

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Watermark: none.

Associated names: 

Wigersma, M., former owner.
Scholz, János, former owner.

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