Sketch After Veronese's "Martyrdom of Saint Justina", Padua, Italy

Object Number: 
1935.85.2.96
Date: 
1875
Medium: 
1935.85.2.96A: Recto: Graphite and crayon on ivory paper. Verso: Graphite on ivory paper. 1935.85.2.96B: Recto: Graphite and goache(?) on brown paper. Verso: Graphite on brown paper.
Dimensions: 
Sheet: 2 5/8 x 3 7/16 in. (6.7 x 8.7 cm)
Inscriptions: 
1935.85.2.96A: Recto: Inscribed in graphtie at upper center: "Splendid Veronese at Padua / Myrterdom[sic] of Sta Giustina" 1935.85.2.96B: Recto: Inscribed in graphite at lower right: "CB" Verso: Inscribed in graphite at upper left: "Tintoretto"; at lower left: "Sunday May 23rd 75"
Description: 
Drawing from a bound album of 308 tipped in works by Beckwith. 1935.85.2.96A: Recto: Study from Veronese's Martyrdom of Saint Justine. Verso: Oriented vertically, partial graphite sketch of two men (soldiers?). A detail of recto? 1935.85.2.96B: Recto: Patio scene at a pier Verso: Graphite sketch of a woman laying down (has a halo?)
Credit Line: 
Gift of the National Academy of Design
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group