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by later hand, upper left in pen and brown ink: no. 94; by Padre Resta, lower right, in pen and brown ink: i.91; by Jonathan Richardson, Sr., on mount in pen and brown ink: Giulio Romano

Marks and Labels

collector's stamp, lower right: J. Richardson (L. 2183)


Padre Sebastiano Resta [1635-1714], Milan (Lugt 2992); Jonathan Richardson, Sr. [1665-1745], London (Lugt 2183); F. Abott [second half of the 19th century], Edinburgh; Prof. J. Isaacs (sale, Sotheby's, London, 12 March 1963, lot 118); to Joseph F. McCrindle [1923-2008], New York; gift to NGA in 2010.

Exhibition History
Old Master Drawings from the Collection of Joseph F. McCrindle. The Art Museum, Princeton Univeristy, Princeton, New Jersey, 1991, no. 2 (cat. by Frederick A. den Broeder).
The McCrindle Gift: A Distinguished Collection of Drawings and Watercolors. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 2012, 26-27, no. 2 (entry by Jonathan Bober).
Leone de Castris, Pierluigi.Polidoro da Caravaggio: l’opera completa.Naples, 2001: 483, no. D. 182, reprod. 39, fig. 23.