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Artist Anonymous, Italian School, Veronese, active 15th century.
Title Seated Figure Blessing.
Date mid-15th century.
Description Graphic reproduction(s) with documentation of a drawing.
Dimensions/Medium 6 13/16 x 4 5/8 in.
173 x 118 mm.
pen and brown ink, over traces of black chalk.


Location Call Number Vol./Copy Status Information
 Frick Photoarchive Items  Veronese School (15th century) 762-1a    NON-REQUESTABLE
Provenance (i) Francesco Calceolari (or Calzolari), Verona;
(i) Conte Lodovico Moscardo, Verona;
(h and i) acquired from the Moscardo family in 1905 by Luigi Grassi, Florence;
(i) Frits Lugt, Paris;
(h and i) Sale, Sotheby's, London, Luigi Grassi Collection, May 13, 1924, lot 118 (as Christ Seated in the Act of Blessing);
(h and i) acquired in 1924 by Robert Lehman, New York;
(h and i) Robert Lehman Collection, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York (1975.1.260).
Current repository Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, New York, United States, Robert Lehman Collection, 1975.1.260, public.
Sourced updates Date: (i) Mid-15th century. Medium: (i) Pen and brown ink, over traces of black chalk.. Dimensions: (i) 6 13/16 x 4 5/8 in. (17.3 x 11.8 cm).
Attribution history (h) Attributed by the Robert Lehman Collection in 1955 to Pisanello. Listed by Library staff in 1925 as School of Pisanello. According to Library staff in 1988, Veronese School, 15th century. (i) Verona, mid-15th century.
Images Photograph, unidentified photographic source G95 Purchase, Robert Lehman Collection, January 18, 1955.
Photograph, Ira W. Martin 3143 Frick Art Reference Library, New York (FARL) negative.
Digital image, Ira W. Martin 3143_POST.tif Frick Art Reference Library, New York (FARL) negative.
Digital image, 14219.tif photograph March 6, 1999.
Digital image, 14219a.tif photograph March 6, 1999.
Inscriptions/Markings (h) Bears the collector's mark of Luigi Grassi at lower left.
Sources (h) Information from Frick Art Reference Library Photoarchive.
(i) Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, Website, January 2012.
LC subject Anonymous, Italian School, Veronese, active 15th century.
Pisanello, 1395-approximately 1455.
Art, Italian.
Other subject Drawings: Figures other than portraits: Women: Full length.
Form Italian School.
Drawings (visual works)
Reproductions.
Other author Pisanello, 1395-approximately 1455, school of, alternate attribution.
Related corporate bodies Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.)
Frick Art Reference Library.
Frick artist name form Veronese School (15th dentury), 15th C.
Variant title Seated Female Figure with Upraised Arms, Facing Right
Christ Seated in the Act of Blessing
Fund Record created with funding from The National Endowment for the Humanities.

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