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Bearded Saint holding a cross
red chalk heightened with white on brown paper
20.0 × 16.5 cm (sheet)
inscribed in pen and brown ink l.c.: 74.n
inscribed in pencil l.r.: Pordenone
stamped in purple ink l.c.: (NATIONAL GALLERY / OF VICTORIA) (in oval) (Lugt 1932g) (fragment)
inscribed in pen and ink (Jonathan Richardson's hand) on old mount l.c.: Pordenone
inscribed in pencil (R. C. Sticht's hand) on old mount l.l.: Giovanni Antonio Licinio / (called Pordenone) / 1483 – 1539
inscribed in pen and brown ink on old mount l.l.: 1484
inscribed in pen and red ink (Jonathan Richardson's hand) on reverse of old mount u.c.: L.63
inscribed in brown ink on reverse of old mount c.: gg.42 / L. 77 / BNB 60 / L 64. / BB. 53 / Zi 73 / Z 9
inscribed in pencil on reverse of old mount c.: Rj
inscribed in pencil (R. S. Sticht's hand) on reverse of old mount l.c.: R.S. 188 (in a circle)/Ldn V07 / jr (in a square) / s/e/□/Border of Richardson senr.
Accession Number
International Prints and Drawings
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Felton Bequest, 1923
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Gallery location
Not on display
Subjects (general)
Human Figures Religion and Mythology
Subjects (specific)
beards Bible stories Christianity crucifixes crucifixions idealised portraits men (male humans) saints