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Inscription

across bottom on mount in an unknown hand : Seconde Vue prise dans les Campagnes d'Agrigente--; lower right: Chatelet del.; across center verso by the abbé de Saint-Non: Sde Vue prise dans le Campagnes d'Agrigente / Chatelet; in a modern hand in graphite at lower right: 6484/Human and some mathematical calculations

Provenance

(Julius Böhler, Munich). (Hermann Schickman Gallery, New York), 1966. Christian Humann [1929-1981]; (his estate sale, Sotheby's, New York, 30 April 1982, no. 49). GIft 1982 to the National Gallery of Art.

Exhibition History
1966
Exhibition of Old Master Drawings. H. Shickman Gallery, New York, 1966, no. 58.
2009
Renaissance to Revolution: French Drawings from the National Gallery of Art, 1500-1800. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 2009, 236-239, 290, no. 103b (color, p. 239).
Bibliography
1995
Lamers, Petra. Il viaggio nel sud dell'Abbé de Saint-Non. Il "Voyage pittoresque à Naples et en Sicile": La genesi, i disegni preparatori, le incisioni. Naples, 1995: 174, no. 131a, reprod. 173, fig. 131a.