The Vision of Saint Bernard of Clairvaux

about 1650–90
Attributed to Antonio Lagorio (Italian, active 1652–1690), Formerly attributed to Giovanni Benedetto Castiglione (Italian, 1609–1665)


Catalogue Raisonné

Macandrew 035

Dimensions

Sheet: 41.5 x 27.8 cm (16 5/16 x 10 15/16 in. )

Accession Number

61.108

Medium or Technique

Brush with olive-green, gray, rose, and ocher pigments on white paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Inscription

Inscribed in pen and brown ink: "B. (eata) V. (ergine)apud...S. Birg(itta) L (ibro) 3 C. 20". Ascription by Skippe in pencil on the mount.

Provenance

John Skippe; by descent to Martin family (Mrs. Rayner Wood); Edward Holland-Martin; sale London, Christie's, 20 November 1958, lot 72; Mathias Komor, NY; acquired January 1961

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund