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Italian School
16th century
Presentation in the Temple
Pen and brown ink on paper; pricked for transfer; cut to a circle.
6 7/8 inches (175 mm; diameter)
Gift of János Scholz.

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Watermark: none.
Formerly attributed to Juraj Ćulinovoć, called Giorgio Chiulinovich or Chulinovich or Giorgio di Tomaso Schiavone, Scardona (Dalmatia) 1436/37-1504 Sebenico.


Inscribed on old mount (now lost, according to inscription on verso of modern perimeter mount), "GREGORIO SCHIAVONE".

Giovanni Piancastelli (no mark; see Lugt 2078a); Edward and Mary Brandegee, Boston (no mark; see Lugt 1860c); János Scholz (1903-1993), New York (no mark, see Lugt S. 2933b)
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Ćulinović, Juraj, approximately 1433-1504, Formerly attributed to.
Piancastelli, Giovanni, 1845-1926, former owner.
Brandegee, Edward, former owner.
Brandegee, Mary, former owner.
Scholz, János, former owner.


Notre Dame 1964, no. 63; Los Angeles and elsewhere 1967-68, no. 53.
The Life of Christ : Drawings from the János Scholz Collection : Italian Drawings from the 16th through the 18th Century. Notre Dame : University of Notre Dame Art Gallery, 1964, no. 63.
Tuscan and Venetian Drawings of the Quattrocento from the Collection of János Scholz. Los Angeles : Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 1967, no. 53.

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