Study of Staffage Figures – Three Men in Animated Conversation
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Identification & Creation
18th Century Venetian Copyist
Study for Staffage Figures – Three Men in Animated Conversation
Gray ink and sanguine washes on tan prepared laid paper
4 1/8 in. h X 7 1/4 in. w
Inscriptions & Annotations:
Inscribed Benefial (ink on attached paper); Mount inscribed Benefial: Italian / Figures (graphite)
Annotated Benefial 1684-1764 / 115 / 31 (graphite)
Generally clean, intact, and stable
Acquisition & Rights
Cornell College, Gift of Robert Sonnenschein II
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