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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1965.405
People
School of Perugino (Pietro Vannucci), Italian (Città della Pieve, Italy c. 1450 - 1523 Fontignano, Italy)
Title
Young Man Facing Right
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing
Date
15th century
Places
Creation Place: Europe, Italy, Umbria
Culture
Italian
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/296316
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Brown ink and white gouache on gray-green prepared antique laid paper, laid down overall on cream antique laid paper
Dimensions
26.4 × 14 cm (10 3/8 × 5 1/2 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: l.l., brown ink: Pietro Perugino Dis...[the last part of the inscription appears to be overwritten, possibly with "24"]
  • watermark: No watermark was observed when examined by Craigen Bowen, 3/4/2002.
  • inscription: verso of mount, center, graphite: 50
  • inscription: l.r., brown ink: A70 [?]
  • collector's mark: mount, l.r., black ink
Provenance
Thomas Banks. Edward John Poynter [sale, Sotheby's, London, April 25, 1918, lot 114]. [Knoelder & Co., New York] sold; to Paul J. Sachs, Cambridge, by 1927, bequest; to Fogg Art Museum, 1965
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Bequest of Meta and Paul J. Sachs
Accession Year
1965
Object Number
1965.405
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Catalogue of the Poynter Sale, auct. cat., Sotheby's (London, England, April 24, 1918), no. 114

Agnes Mongan and Paul J. Sachs, Drawings in the Fogg Museum of Art, Harvard University Press (Cambridge, 1940), vol. 1, cat. no. 30, pp. 23-24; vol. 2, repr. fig. 29, as school of Perugino

Exhibition History

Technique exhibit, Fitchburg Art Association, Fitchburg, 01/01/1932 - 12/31/1932

Drawings from the Fogg Museum of Art, Harvard University (Collected by Paul J. Sachs), Century Club, New York, 05/12/1947 - 09/25/1947

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