Study of Tintoretto's "The Raising of Lazarus" in la Scuola di San Rocco, Venice, Italy

Object Number: 
1935.85.1.119
Date: 
1875
Medium: 
Graphite on ivory paper
Dimensions: 
Sheet: 9 5/16 x 6 11/16 in. (23.7 x 17 cm)
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed in graphite, at upper left: "Black mass / of trees"; at lower left: "The top should be as / strong, nearly, as the bottom / of the picture. too black [like?] / discernable"; in purple colored pencil at lower right : "Tintoretto in the / Scuola St Rocco."; and in graphite below: "Venice June 1875"
Description: 
Drawing from a bound album with 180 drawings (179 tipped in, one on verso of albumn page) by Beckwith and Sargent.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the National Academy of Design
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group