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Drawing, The Death of Viginia, Daughter of Marcus Claudius

This is a drawing. It was follower of Francesco Solimena. It is dated ca. 1700 and we acquired it in 1938. Its medium is brush and gray wash, pen and ink, black chalk on paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

It is credited Museum purchase through gift of various donors and from Eleanor G. Hewitt Fund.

Its dimensions are

18.8 x 28.3 cm (7 3/8 x 11 1/8 in.)

It is signed

Signed in pen and ink, lower right: Solimena

Cite this object as

Drawing, The Death of Viginia, Daughter of Marcus Claudius; Follower of Francesco Solimena (Italian, 1657–1747); Italy; brush and gray wash, pen and ink, black chalk on paper; 18.8 x 28.3 cm (7 3/8 x 11 1/8 in.); Museum purchase through gift of various donors and from Eleanor G. Hewitt Fund; 1938-88-7276

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