Artist attributed to Giulio Benso, Italian, 1601-1668
Title
  • St. Sebastian Ministered to by Saint Irene and Attendants
Date between 1630 and 1639
Medium pen and brown ink with pale brown wash over black chalk on beige laid paper
Dimensions Sheet: 14 15/16 × 11 13/16 inches (37.9 × 30 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1SDR41
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Inscriptions Inscribed, in pencil, on storage mat: P.R. = Genoese
Inscribed, in pen and black ink, on verso of backing sheet, lower right: Cangiage [indecipherable]
Inscribed, in pen and black ink, on verso of backing sheet, lower right: J Z H I M [or R?]
J.J. Peoli (New York, New York, USA);
May 8, 1894, sold by (American Art Association, New York, New York, USA) no. 104 (as by Luca Cambiaso [q.v]).
James E. Scripps (Detroit, Michigan, USA);
Mrs. James E. Scripps (Detroit, Michigan, USA);
1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Italian, French, English, and Spanish Drawings and Watercolors: Sixteenth Through Eighteenth Centuries. New York, 1992, pp. 68-69, no. 22.