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Head of Saint John the Evangelist: Study for the Disputation on the Immaculate Conception

A work made of black and red chalks heightened with white chalk on ivory laid paper.
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  • A work made of black and red chalks heightened with white chalk on ivory laid paper.

Date:

1531/36

Artist:

Giovanni Antonio Sogliani
Italian, 1492-1544

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Artist

Giovanni Antonio di Francesco Sogliani

Title

Head of Saint John the Evangelist: Study for the Disputation on the Immaculate Conception

Origin

Italy

Date

1531–1536

Medium

Black and red chalks heightened with white chalk on ivory laid paper

Inscriptions

Inscribed recto, lower left, in pen and brown ink: "Sogliano"

Dimensions

257 × 183 mm

Credit Line

Margaret Day Blake, Suzanne Searle Dixon and Harold Joachim endowments

Reference Number

1996.2

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