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Inscription

lower right: Antonio Rafaele Mengs / año de 1778

Provenance

Howard Sturges [d. 1955], Providence, Rhode Island; bequest 1956 to NGA.

Exhibition History
1993
Visions of Antiquity: Neoclassical Figure Drawings, Los Angeles County Museum of Art; Philadelphia Museum of Art; The Minneapolis Institute of Arts, 1993-1994, no. 95.
Bibliography
1989
Sixteenth- to Eighteenth-Century French Drawings from the Permanent Collection. Exh. cat. The Art Museum, Princeton, NJ, 1989: 154 n. I.
1993
Campbell, Richard J., and Victor Carlson. Visions of Antiquity: Neoclassical Figure Drawings. Exh. cat. Los Angeles County Museum of Art; The Minneapolis Institute of Art. Los Angeles and Minneapolis, 1993: no. 95.
2000
Alte Meister: Zeichnungen und Aquarelle aus der Graphischen Sammlung.Exh. cat. Kunstmuseum Bern, 2000: 194.