Spanish Old Master Drawings

A Bishop Saint

Juan de Uceda

(Seville?, c. 1570-Seville, 1631)

  • Date: c. 1623
  • Pen and brown ink washes, with pencil and white chalk, on laid paper
  • 158 x 90 mm
  • Signed: 'Jº de Uçeda.', in ink, lower left
  • Inscribed: Stamp of the Santarelli collection, lower right; stamp of the Duke of Genoa and Savoy collection, on the reverse
  • Provenance: Giovanni Filippo Michelozzi collection; Santarelli collection; Alberto Vittorio, Duke of Genoa and Savoy collection; Morris and Adele Bergreen collection (USA)