A High Church Council
A Papal Audience

Artist/maker unknown, Italian

c. 1670-1710

Pen and brown ink with brush and brown wash, over traces of graphite, on cream laid paper

Sheet: 13 3/4 x 9 1/2 inches (34.9 x 24.2 cm)

Curatorial Department:
Prints, Drawings, and Photographs

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Currently not on view

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The Muriel and Philip Berman Gift, acquired from the Matthew Carey Lea bequest of 1898 to the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, with funds contributed by Muriel and Philip Berman and the Edgar Viguers Seeler Fund (by exchange), 1984

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The audience appears to take place in a fantasized architectural setting based on the church of Saint Peter's, with an imaginary open loggia depicted at upper left.

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