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St James the Great, formerly in an album; whole-length turned to half-l, holding a staff in his right hand, a book in the other
Pen and brown ink, with watercolour, on vellum
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Height: 205 millimetres
Width: 91 millimetres (irregular)
- Curator's comments
- Paduan, third quarter of the XVc.
See Curator's Commentary (1895,0915.1378) for a description of the album from which this drawing comes.
Lit.: J.C. Robinson, 'Descriptive Catalogue of Drawings by the Old Masters, forming the Collection of John Malcolm of Poltalloch, Esq.', London, 1876, Appendix I, no. 5; A.E. Popham and P. Pouncey, 'Italian drawings in the BM, the fourteenth and fifteenth centuries', London, 1950, I, no. 315, II, pl. CCLXXVI.
Popham & Pouncey 1950
Please see 1895,0915.1376 for curatorial comment and literature
- Not on display
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- Acquisition notes
- Popham & Pouncey 1950
Please see 1895,0915.1376 for further provenance
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