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Drawing, Apotheosis of a Female Saint

This is a Drawing. It was designed by Giacomo Farelli. It is dated before 1706 and we acquired it in 1938. Its medium is pen and brown ink, brush with blue watercolor, white gouache on blue paper; verso: black and white chalk. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

It is credited Museum purchase through gift of various donors and from Eleanor G. Hewitt Fund.

Its dimensions are

20.5 x 17.9 cm (8 1/16 x 7 1/16 in.)

It is inscribed

Inscribed in pen and brown ink, verso, lower right: Farelli / [various numbers crossed out] / D. 6

Cite this object as

Drawing, Apotheosis of a Female Saint; Designed by Giacomo Farelli (Italian, 1624 - 1706); Italy; pen and brown ink, brush with blue watercolor, white gouache on blue paper; verso: black and white chalk; 20.5 x 17.9 cm (8 1/16 x 7 1/16 in.); Museum purchase through gift of various donors and from Eleanor G. Hewitt Fund; 1938-88-7064

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