Sketches for a Lamentation and a Pietà, and of Various Figures, Heads, and an Arm (recto); Sketches of the Dead Christ, and of Various Figures and Heads (verso)
Italy (Artist's nationality:)
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Pen and brown ink with brush and brown wash (recto and verso), on ivory laid paper
27.5 × 19.5 cm (10 7/8 × 7 11/16 in.)
The Leonora Hall Gurley Memorial Collection
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Suzanne Folds McCullagh and Laura M. Giles, Italian Drawings before 1600 in The Art Institute of Chicago: A Catalogue of the Collection (Chicago, 1997), pp. 152-53, no. 197 (recto and verso ill.).
Art Institute of Chicago, “Drawings Rediscovered: Italian Drawings before 1600 in The Art Institute of Chicago,” Apr. 12-June 22, 1997.
McCullagh & Giles 197
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