Fortitude (Study for the "Cabinet du roi" [King's Study])

A work made of brush and vermilion wash, heightened with lead white, over stylus incising, on cream laid paper toned pink, laid down on cream laid paper.
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  • A work made of brush and vermilion wash, heightened with lead white, over stylus incising, on cream laid paper toned pink, laid down on cream laid paper.

Date:

1541/45

Artist:

Francesco Primaticcio
Italian, 1504-1570

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Artist

Francesco Primaticcio

Title

Fortitude (Study for the "Cabinet du roi" [King's Study])

Origin

Italy

Date

1541–1545

Medium

Brush and vermilion wash, heightened with lead white, over stylus incising, on cream laid paper toned pink, laid down on cream laid paper

Inscriptions

Inscribed recto, upper center, in brush and white gouache: "Bologne"; lower right, in pen and brown ink: "127"

Dimensions

219 x 152 mm

Credit Line

Restricted gift of the Joseph and Helen Regenstein Foundation

Reference Number

1995.21

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