Three Studies of a Bishop by Vittore Carpaccio

In the left-hand study he faces the front; in the centre he advances to the left, his right hand raised; in the right-hand study, he is in profile to the left with his chasuble drawn about him.


Brush in grey on green paper
20 x 22 cm
Art Fund grant:
£3,000 ( Total: £3,000)
Acquired in:
Frere Cholmeley

Study for the picture of the arrival of St.Ursula in Rome.


From the Phillipps Fenwick Collection.

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