Mar 18, 2013

The Last Communion of St. Jerome

The Last Communion of St. Jerome

c. 1726

Giovanni Battista Tiepolo

(Italian, 1696–1770)

Pen and brown ink and brush and brown wash over traces of black chalk heightened with lead white

Support: Beige(1) laid paper, laid down on beige(2) laid paper

Sheet: 55.2 x 40.8 cm (21 3/4 x 16 1/16 in.); Secondary Support: 55.2 x 40.8 cm (21 3/4 x 16 1/16 in.)

Gift of Edward B. Greene 1950.449


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