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Study Sheet with Seated Figures

A work made of brush and brown ink and brown wash, heightened with white gouache, with touches of black chalk, on tan laid paper with brown fibers, laid down on off-white laid paper.
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  • A work made of brush and brown ink and brown wash, heightened with white gouache, with touches of black chalk, on tan laid paper with brown fibers, laid down on off-white laid paper.

Date:

1705/15

Artist:

Alessandro Magnasco
Italian, 1657-1749

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Alessandro Magnasco

Title

Study Sheet with Seated Figures

Place

Italy (Artist's nationality:)

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Artist's working dates 1687–1749

Medium

Brush and brown ink and brown wash, heightened with white gouache, with touches of black chalk, on tan laid paper with brown fibers, laid down on off-white laid paper

Inscriptions

Inscribed recto, upper left, in brush and brown wash: "26."; above each figure (except upper center), in pen and brown ink: "2" or "3"; lower right, in black chalk: "2"; upper center, in black chalk: "+"

Dimensions

29.6 × 42.5 cm (11 11/16 × 16 3/4 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Dorothy Braude Edinburg to the Harry B. and Bessie K. Braude Memorial Collection

Reference Number

1998.109

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