Two Reclining Beggars, and Seated Mother and Child, at Foot of Steps
Italy (Artist's nationality:)
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Pen and black ink, with brush and brown and gray wash, heightened with lead white, with traces of graphite, on laid paper prepared with ocher wash, squared in graphite, laid down on cream laid paper
26.3 × 39.4 cm (10 3/8 × 15 9/16 in.)
The Leonora Hall Gurley Memorial Collection
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Suzanne Folds McCullagh and Laura M. Giles, Italian Drawings before 1600 in The Art Institute of Chicago: A Catalogue of the Collection (Chicago, 1997), pp. 345-46, no. 519 (ill.).
McCullagh & Giles 519
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