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Pencil Drawing - Sketch of three Apostles from an engraving by Marcantonio Raimondi after Raphael

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Basic Information

Accession Number:1927P374
Collection:Fine Art Prints and Drawings
Date:1857 - 1857

Maker Information

Artist:Frederick Sandys - View biography for Frederick Sandys

Notes

This is one of a number of drawings in the collection executed on pages from the same notebook with the watermark 'Joynson 1855.' Betty Elzea has identified the sketch as a copy of an engraving by Marcantonio Raimondi after Raphael's 'Martha leading Mary Magdalene to Christ.' Sandys has sketched the group of apostles on the right of the composition (Frederick Sandys 1829-1904: A Catalogue Raisonné, p. 144).

Bequeathed by James Richardson Holliday, 1927.

Further Information

Production Period:19th century
Medium:Pencil on paper with the watermark '[J]oynson 1855.'
Material(s):Paper

Dimensions

Height:156 mm
Width:97 mm