This drawing is a preparatory study for the vault of the chapel of San Massimo in Santa Maria degli Angeli, Assisi, which was one of Salimbeni's most important commissions outside Siena.
The Death of St Clare with Pope Innocent IV Blessing Salimbeni by Ventura Salimbeni, 1599
© Fitzwilliam Museum
- Black chalk, pen & brown ink, brown wash heightened with white
- 25.8 x 24.8 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £4,292 ( Total: £42,912)
- Acquired in:
1st Earl of Leicester; by descent.
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