Drunken Silenus and Decorative Sketches: Studies for the Tazza Farnese (recto); Two Putti Fighting: Study for the Galleria Farnese (verso)

A work made of pen and iron gall ink, with brush and brown wash on cream laid paper edge mounted to cream laid paper (recto), and pen and iron gall ink on cream laid paper with decorative border in pen and brown ink (verso).
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  • A work made of pen and iron gall ink, with brush and brown wash on cream laid paper edge mounted to cream laid paper (recto), and pen and iron gall ink on cream laid paper with decorative border in pen and brown ink (verso).

Date:

1599/1601

Artist:

Annibale Carracci
Italian, 1560-1609

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Artist

Annibale Carracci

Title

Drunken Silenus and Decorative Sketches: Studies for the Tazza Farnese (recto); Two Putti Fighting: Study for the Galleria Farnese (verso)

Origin

Italy

Date

1599–1601

Medium

Pen and iron gall ink, with brush and brown wash on cream laid paper edge mounted to cream laid paper (recto), and pen and iron gall ink on cream laid paper with decorative border in pen and brown ink (verso)

Inscriptions

Inscribed recto, lower right, in pen and brown ink (by Pierre Jean Mariette): "T.S. V.P." ("tournez, s'il vous plaît")

Dimensions

204 x 177 mm (primary support); 284 x 177 mm (with overlays)

Credit Line

The Regenstein Collection

Reference Number

1989.188

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