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Virgin and Child

Lodovico Carracci (1555-1619)

Pen and ink (brown), chalk (black), watercolour (red), bodycolour on paper

Height: 17.8 cm; Width: 11.8 cm;

Inscription, stamped, ink, verso:
collector's mark of Thomas Thane, Lugt 2461 T.Th
Inscription, stamped, ink, lower left & recto & mount:
collector's mark of Robert Witt, Lugt 2228b RMW
Inscription, stamped, ink, lower right & recto:
collector's mark of W. Esdaile, Lugt 2617
Signed & marked & pen and ink (brown), lower centre & recto & mount, 118-3-West 1820 / Ludovico Caracci
Inscription, stamped, ink, lower left & recto:
collector's mark of Benjamin West, Lugt 419
Marked & graphite, lower right & recto, An.C
Inscription, stamped, ink, mount & verso:
collector's mark of J.P. Heseltine, Lugt 1507
Inscription, stamped, ink, mount & verso:
collector's mark of Charles Bale, Lugt 640

Marked & pen and ink, old mount & verso, 1820 WE B West's sale P28 N118
Marked & pen and ink, lower right & recto, 75 WE.

Acquisition (source, method, date)
Witt, Robert Clermont (Sir); bequest; 1952

This work is not on display
While we make every effort to ensure this information is correct, displays are subject to last-minute changes.

Copyright: © The Samuel Courtauld Trust, The Courtauld Gallery, London

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