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Virgin and Child with Saints Thomas and John the Baptist (recto); Sleeping Venus (verso)

A work made of pen and brown ink, with brush and brown wash, with traces of graphite, with later additions of yellow-gray wash along right side (recto), and pen and brown ink (verso) on ivory laid paper.
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  • A work made of pen and brown ink, with brush and brown wash, with traces of graphite, with later additions of yellow-gray wash along right side (recto), and pen and brown ink (verso) on ivory laid paper.

Date:

17th century (recto); 16th or 17th century (verso)

Artist:

Recto After Jacopo Negretti, called Palma il Giovane (Italian, c. 1548-1628)
Verso After Giorgio da Castelfranco, called Giorgione (Italian, 1477/78-1510)

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Jacopo Palma Il Giovane

Title

Virgin and Child with Saints Thomas and John the Baptist (recto); Sleeping Venus (verso)

Place

Italy (Artist's nationality:)

Date  Dates are not always precisely known, but the Art Institute strives to present this information as consistently and legibly as possible. Dates may be represented as a range that spans decades, centuries, dynasties, or periods and may include qualifiers such as c. (circa) or BCE.

1600–1699

Medium

Pen and brown ink, with brush and brown wash, with traces of graphite, with later additions of yellow-gray wash along right side (recto), and pen and brown ink (verso) on ivory laid paper

Dimensions

26.2 × 18.1 cm (10 3/8 × 7 3/16 in.)

Credit Line

The Leonora Hall Gurley Memorial Collection

Reference Number

1922.2998

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