This drawing is part of a group of 508 drawings from the Koenigs Collection, which was sold in the fall of 1940 by D.G. van Beuningen to Dr. Hans Posse, Hitler's Sonderbeauftragter Linz. This transaction was in violation of Dutch laws and international agreements. See the publication by Albert J. Elen, Missing Old Master Drawings from the Franz Koenigs Collection claimed by the State of The Netherlands, Den Haag 1989
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|Title||Study After a Marble Bust of the Roman Emperor Vitellius|
|Material and technique||Black and white chalk, on grey paper|
Drawing > Two-dimensional object > Art object
Jacopo Tintoretto (Jacopo Comin, Jacopo Robusti)
|Accession number||I 341 verso (PK)|
|Credits||Missing since World War II, see cat. Missing Old Master Drawings from the Franz Koenigs Collection claimed by the State of the Netherlands, The Hague 1989|
|Department||Drawings & Prints (Pushkin claim)|
|Creation date||in circa 1570-1580|
|Age artist||Between 47 and 57 years old|
|Collector||Collector / Franz Koenigs|