Scene of the Passion of Christ - Francois Verdier
Ca. 18th Century
Titled "Scene of the passion of Christ" by Francois Verdier (1652-1730), a French artist and winner of the Prix de Rome. Verdier was also the student and assistant of Charles Le Brun, famed 17th Century painter who was regarded as the greatest French artist of all time by Louis XIV.
This original drawing in black chalk is inscribed with the collectors mark at the bottom right corner. Purchased framed in Paris, France by a private collector.
Frame: 23"W x 16"H approx.
Image size: 17"W x 10.25"H approx.