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Study for Mercury

A work made of black chalk, heightened with white chalk, on tan laid paper, laid down on brownish-gray laid paper.
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  • A work made of black chalk, heightened with white chalk, on tan laid paper, laid down on brownish-gray laid paper.

Date:

1613/14

Artist:

Giacomo Cavedone
Italian, 1577-1660

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Prints and Drawings

Artist

Jacopo Cavedone

Title

Study for Mercury

Origin

Italy

Date

1613–1614

Medium

Black chalk, heightened with white chalk, on tan laid paper, laid down on brownish-gray laid paper

Inscriptions

Inscribed recto, upper left, in pen and brown ink: "22"

Dimensions

420 × 260 mm

Credit Line

The Charles Deering Collection

Reference Number

1927.7665

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