9 July 2002
Michael Köck (Innsbruck 1760-1825 Rome)
Caracalla murdering his brother Geta in the arms of their mother
black chalk, pen and brown ink, brown wash, in an inscribed border, countermark PM
17¼ x 22¾ in. (437 x 578 mm.); and drawings by Köck of The assassination of a Roman king, Curius Dentatus refusing the gifts of the Samnites, The Sacrifice of Iphigenia and The Wedding at Cana (5)
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Another version of the Caracalla compositio was formerly with Stanza del Borgo, Milan, A. Ottani Cavina, op. cit., p. 205, fig. 306.
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