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Hercules and Cacus

Artist
Attributed to Annibale Carracci (1560 - 1609)

After Agostino Carracci (1557 - 1602)

Pen and ink (brown), watercolour (brown) on paper

Width: 25 cm; Height: 38.4 cm;

Inscription
Pen and ink (black), lower centre & verso & mount, across the above inscription, Agostino
Graphite, upper centre & recto, hand of Robert Udney, Fresco over the Chimney / in the Second Room of the Zampiere / Pallace at Bologna
Inscription, stamped, ink, lower left & recto & mount:
collector's mark of Robert Witt, Lugt 2228b RMW
Inscription, stamped, ink, lower right & recto & mount:
collector's mark of Robert Udney, Lugt 2248
Signed & pen and ink, lower centre & recto, Agostino Caracci
Inscription, stamped, ink, lower left & recto:
collector's mark of Ercole Lelli, Lugt 2852

Pen and ink (brown), lower centre & verso & mount, hand of Robert Udney, The Picture painted by Lodovico for which / this fine Drawing was the design, is painted / in Fresco over a Chimney, in the Zampiere Pallace /

Acquisition (source, method, date)
Witt, Robert Clermont (Sir); bequest; 1952
D.1952.RW.667



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

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