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Road to Cavalry

A work made of black chalk and charcoal heightened with white chalk, on tan laid paper, laid down on cream wove board.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of black chalk and charcoal heightened with white chalk, on tan laid paper, laid down on cream wove board.

Date:

c. 1585

Artist:

Leandro Bassano
Italian, 1557-1622

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Prints and Drawings

Artist

Leandro Bassano

Title

Road to Cavalry

Origin

Italy

Date

1585

Medium

Black chalk and charcoal heightened with white chalk, on tan laid paper, laid down on cream wove board

Inscriptions

Inscribed recto, lower center on mount, in pen and brown ink (in J. Richardson, Sr.'s hand): "Bassano"; inscribed verso, upper center on mount, in pen and brown ink (in J. Richardson, Sr.'s hand): "N.60., G G / .24. / S."; center on mount, in pen and brown ink (in John Barnard's hand): "This picture is in the Gallery of the Arch Duke Leopold / as may be seen in the Book of Prints of that Gallery, published / by David Teniers. I have the small picture. J: B."; upper center on mount, in pen and brown ink: "JB. No. 649. / 16-1/2 by 12-1/4"

Dimensions

422 × 309 mm

Credit Line

The Leonora Hall Gurley Memorial Collection

Reference Number

1922.5387

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