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Prints and Drawings
Artist, attributed to: Valerio Castello, Italian, 1624–1659
Artist, formerly attributed to: Jacopo Bertoja, Italian, 1544–1573

The Perdono of St. Francis

ca. 1645–55

Pen and brown ink over red and black chalk, with grey wash

sheet: 32.2 × 25.2 cm (12 11/16 × 9 15/16 in.)
Maitland F. Griggs, B.A. 1896, Fund
1972.92
Geography: 
Made in Italy
Culture: 
Italian
Period: 
17th century
Classification: 
Works on Paper - Drawings and Watercolors
Provenance: 

C. G. Boerner, Düsseldorf, 1972; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

This work appears on our "Artworks with Nazi-Era Provenance Documentation Gaps" page.
Bibliography: 

Suzanne Boorsch and John J. Marciari, Master Drawings from the Yale University Art Gallery, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2006), 24, 160–61, no. 51, ill.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.