Giovan Battista Foggini
Studies for the Passion of Christ. Verso: more studies for the Passion, including the Arrest and Betrayal of Christ; also a study of the Virgin in the Last Judgement (Small Passion)
Pen and brown ink, with brown and gray wash, over black chalk, on paper; verso: pen and brown ink, with brown and gray wash, over black chalk.
11 9/16 x 8 3/8 inches (294 x 212 mm)
Purchased on the Director's Fund in honor of Mrs. James Ripley.
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M. Capra, Turin; Thos. Agnew & Sons, Ltd., London.
Ryskamp, Charles, ed. Twenty-First Report to the Fellows of the Pierpont Morgan Library, 1984-1986. New York : Pierpont Morgan Library, 1989, p. 339.
Watermark: Letters "AB" below three mounts and trefoil. Damged on paper support. Watermark (beta radiograph), three mounts, trefoil, AB. 144349wm_1986_113_WM_beta.tiff.
Largely copied from Durer's "Small Passion", including the Arrest of Christ and Christ Mocked.
Capra, M., former owner.