Ecclesia Receiving one of the Elect

16th century
Artist Unidentified artist, Italian, 16th century (Italian), After Michelangelo Buonarroti (Italian (Florentine), 1475–1564)


Dimensions

Sheet: 36.9 x 22.6 cm (14 1/2 x 8 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

1988.324

Medium or Technique

Brown and white chalk on tan prepared laid paper, laid down on a decorated mount

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Copy after a detail from Michelangelo’s Last Judgement (left side)

Inscription

Inscribed, l.r. in red chalk "32"; in graphite: "5/32/RN": verso, l.l., in brown ink: "Aaa 1B".

Markings

PDP Watermark Type: Figure in a circle (partially illegible)

Provenance

Freddy Blaine (died about 1936, New York, NY); his gift to Jessica Price (died about 1987, Lakeland, Florida), 1936; her bequest to MFA, May 1988.

Credit Line

Bequest of Jessica Price