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Sketchbook Page, Folio 98: Two Paintings after Caravaggio and Raphael; Verso: Eagle and Ox

Designer
Felice Giani, Italian, 1758–1823
After
Polidoro da Caravaggio, Italian, 1499 - 1543
Raphael, Italian, 1483 - 1520
Date
1812–14
Type
graphic design
Object Name
Drawing
Type
Drawing
Medium
Pen and brown ink, brush and brown wash over traces of graphite on cream laid paper
Credit Line
Museum purchase through gift of various donors
Accession Number
1901-39-1347
Catalogue Status
Research in Progress
Description
Classical scene showing assembly; inscription: Polidoro da Caravaggio Roma. Four brothers of Joseph consider throwing him into pit. Surrounded by mountainous landscape; inscribed: Rafaello Perugia. Verso: Eagle show at top. Ox shown at bottom of page; it crouches behind elevation of earth.
Data Source
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
made in
Italy