Story of Niobe: Priests and Worshippers before a Statue of Niobe

A work made of pen and brown ink with brush and brown and red wash, heightened with lead white (oxidized), over black chalk, on tan laid paper.
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  • A work made of pen and brown ink with brush and brown and red wash, heightened with lead white (oxidized), over black chalk, on tan laid paper.

Date:

n.d.

Artist:

After Polidoro Caldara, called Polidoro da Caravaggio
Italian, c. 1499-c. 1543

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Artist

Polidoro da Caravaggio

Title

Story of Niobe: Priests and Worshippers before a Statue of Niobe

Origin

Italy

Date

1600–1699

Medium

Pen and brown ink with brush and brown and red wash, heightened with lead white (oxidized), over black chalk, on tan laid paper

Dimensions

139 x 351 mm (max.)

Credit Line

The Leonora Hall Gurley Memorial Collection

Reference Number

1993.248.1812

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