Prints and Drawings
Artist: Antonio Colli, Italian, active ca. 1690–1725

Design for a Church Cupola and Ceiling with Scene of the Assumption

1700–1725

Pen, ink, and gray wash

sheet: 42 × 27.7 cm (16 9/16 × 10 7/8 in.)
Gift of Anne W. Mininberg and Dr. David T. Mininberg, B.A. 1957
2011.111.3
Culture: 
Italian
Period: 
18th century
Classification: 
Works on Paper - Drawings and Watercolors
Geography: 
Made in Italy
Status: 
By appointment
Provenance: 

Lucien Goldschmidt, NY

Bibliography: 

Elisa Debenedetti, “Opere perdute di Antonio Colli, allievo prediletto di Padre Pozzo,” Lazio ieri e oggi: rivista mensile di cultura arte turismo 498 (2006): 131–33.

Cristiana Bigari, “Andrea Pozzo S. J. e la sua eredità artistica,” Archivum historicum Societatis Iesu 158 (2010): 381–405.

“Acquisitions,” https://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/Pub_Bull_acquisitions_2012.pdf (accessed December 21, 2012).

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.