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Madonna Mourning: Studies for the Entombment of Christ

A work made of red chalk on ivory laid paper.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of red chalk on ivory laid paper.

Date:

c. 1656

Artist:

Giovanni Francesco Barbieri, called Guercino
Italian, 1591-1666

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Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Guercino

Title

Madonna Mourning: Studies for the Entombment of Christ

Origin

Italy

Date

1651–1661

Medium

Red chalk on ivory laid paper

Inscriptions

Inscribed recto, lower left, in graphite: Illegible; inscribed verso, lower center, in graphite: "BB"; lower right, in graphite: "Caracci"

Dimensions

168 × 272 mm

Credit Line

Bequest of Dr. William D. Shorey

Reference Number

1993.206

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