CIRCLE OF PIETRO DA CORTONA
"ASSUMPTION OF MARY"
Black chalk heightened with white chalk on brown paper laid down to board
Sheet size: 24 5/8 x 18 in. (62.4 x 45.7cm)
Private Collection, New York, New York.
The present work follows the central portion of Pietro da Cortona's fresco in the apse in Santa Maria in Vallicella, also called Chiesa Nuova, in Rome.