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Landscape with a funeral procession

Guercino (Giovanni Francesco Barbieri) (draughtsman)


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Title/s

Landscape with a funeral procession


Maker/s

Guercino (Giovanni Francesco Barbieri) (draughtsman) [ULAN info: Italian artist, 1591-1666]

Category

drawing

Name

drawing

School/Style

Italian

Technique Description

pen and brown ink, brown wash, on paper, laid down

Dimensions

height: 233 mm
width: 403? mm

Provenance

given: The Friends of the Fitzwilliam Museum 1987 (Filtered for: Paintings, Drawings and Prints)

probably Benedetto Gennari; William Cavendish, 1st Duke of Devonshire; by descent to the 11th Duke, from whom bought by private treaty sale by the Friends of the Fitzwilliam

with contributions from the National Heritage Memorial Fund and the National Art Collections Fund

Documentation

  1. Mahon, D. (1969) Il Guercino, Disegni, Bologne
    [comments: No. 192.]
  2. Roli, R. (1972) Guercino disegni, Milan
    [comments: No. 22.]
  3. Bagni, Prisco (1985) Il Guercino e il suo falserio: I disegni di paesaggio, Bologna
    [comments: No. 69.]
  4. Penny, Nicholas 'Review of 'Il Guercino e il suo falserio: I disegni di paesaggio'', [page: 542-4]
    Source title: Burlington Magazine (August 1987)
    [comments: Fig. 72.]
  5. Mahon, Denis (1989) Guercino drawings at Windsor Castle, Cambridge, Cambridge (Cambs.): Cambridge University Press
    [comments: S.v. no. 246.]
  6. Jaffé, Michael (1994) The Devonshire Collection of Italian Drawings: Bolognese and Emilien Schools, : Phaidon Press [page: 150-1]
    [comments: No. 570.]

Notes

Engraved: in reverse as no. 5 in Pesne's series of fourteen prints, Paris, c. 1678; in the same direction (after Pesne's print) by Ludovico Mattioli, Bologna, c. 1747.

Material/s

brown ink (medium)
brown wash (medium)
paper (support)

Accession Number

PD.1-1987 (Paintings, Drawings and Prints)
(Reference Number: 7463; Input Date: 2000-06-15 / Last Edit: 2011-07-22)

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