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Study for the apotheosis of a bishop saint (verso)
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Study for the apotheosis of a bishop saint (verso)

Last quarter of 17th century

Portuguese (?) School 17th Centur)

Pen and brown-black ink and grey wash over red chalk with extensive white gouache heightening on paper

Height: 13.7 cm; Width: 18.7 cm;

Ink (brown), upper left & recto, translation - This drawing came from Rome, Este debuxo veio de Roma //

In a lighter brown ink, upper left & recto, Vincente Gonzalez(?) the sculptor, denmo Ve Glz o escultor //

Acquisition (source, method, date)
Witt, Robert Clermont (Sir); bequest; 1952

Copyright: © The Samuel Courtauld Trust, The Courtauld Gallery, London

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