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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1932.254
People
Giuseppe Cesari (called Cavaliere d'Arpino), Italian (Arpino, Italy 1568 - 1640 Rome, Italy)
Title
Minerva (?); verso: Profile Portrait Study of a Young Priest Wearing a Biretta and a Kneeling Cleric
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing
Date
16th-17th century
Places
Creation Place: Europe, Italy, Lazio
Culture
Italian
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/298947
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Black chalk on off-white antique laid paper; verso: red chalk and brown ink
Dimensions
21.9 × 15.7 cm (8 5/8 × 6 3/16 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: verso, lower right, ink: Cav d'Arpino
  • watermark: [fragmentary]
Provenance
Charles A. Loeser, Florence, Italy, bequest; to Fogg Art Museum, 1932
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Bequest of Charles A. Loeser
Accession Year
1932
Object Number
1932.254
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Agnes Mongan and Paul J. Sachs, Drawings in the Fogg Museum of Art, Harvard University Press (Cambridge, 1940), no. 243, fig. 126

Carlo Francini, "L'inventario della collezione Loeser alla Villa Gattaia", Bollettino della Società di Studi Fiorentini (2000), no. 6, p. 120 ("Cartella con quattro stelle rosse")

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