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The Head of a Young Man in Profile to the Left (recto); Studies of Allegorical Figures (verso)

A work made of red chalk, with touches of white chalk (recto and verso), on blue laid paper with blind incising around  recto.
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  • A work made of red chalk, with touches of white chalk (recto and verso), on blue laid paper with blind incising around  recto.

Date:

1749/50 (recto); 1750/53 (verso)

Artist:

Giovanni Battista Tiepolo
Italian, 1696–1770

About this artwork

Status

On loan to UC Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive in Berkeley for Pure Drawing: Seven Centuries of Art from the Gray Collection

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Giambattista Tiepolo

Title

The Head of a Young Man in Profile to the Left (recto); Studies of Allegorical Figures (verso)

Origin

Italy

Date

1749–1753

Medium

Red chalk, with touches of white chalk (recto and verso), on blue laid paper with blind incising around recto

Dimensions

227 × 242 mm

Credit Line

Gift of Richard and Mary L. Gray

Reference Number

2019.868

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