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Old Woman with Cane in Door, with Black Maid Holding Child, and Other Figures

A work made of pen and brown ink, heightened with lead white (partly oxidized), on cream laid paper prepared with salmon wash, laid down on ivory laid card.
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  • A work made of pen and brown ink, heightened with lead white (partly oxidized), on cream laid paper prepared with salmon wash, laid down on ivory laid card.

Date:

c. 1580

Artist:

Follower of Francesco Mazzola, called Parmigianino
Italian, 1503-1540

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Artist

Follower of Parmigianino

Title

Old Woman with Cane in Door, with Black Maid Holding Child, and Other Figures

Origin

Italy

Date

1578–1582

Medium

Pen and brown ink, heightened with lead white (partly oxidized), on cream laid paper prepared with salmon wash, laid down on ivory laid card

Inscriptions

Inscribed recto, lower center on mount, in pen and brown ink (in J. Richardson, Sr.'s hand): "Parmiggiano"; inscribed verso, upper center on mount, in pen and brown ink (in J. Richardson, Sr.'s hand): "E"

Dimensions

175 × 143 mm

Credit Line

The Leonora Hall Gurley Memorial Collection

Reference Number

1922.51

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