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Male Figure Study, with Slight Sketch of Seated Figure

A work made of pen and brown ink, with traces of black chalk, on ivory laid paper.
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  • A work made of pen and brown ink, with traces of black chalk, on ivory laid paper.

Date:

1540/50

Artist:

Follower of Michelangelo Buonarroti
Italian, 1475-1564

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Follower of Michelangelo Buonarroti

Title

Male Figure Study, with Slight Sketch of Seated Figure

Place

Italy (Artist's nationality:)

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1540–1550

Medium

Pen and brown ink, with traces of black chalk, on ivory laid paper

Inscriptions

Inscribed recto, lower right, in graphite: "Roma 3# / 1306 [1536?]"; inscribed verso, lower center, in pen and black ink (in the "Gurley" hand): "Michelangelo Buonarroti. / 1475-1564"

Dimensions

26.9 × 19.1 cm (10 5/8 × 7 9/16 in.)

Credit Line

The Leonora Hall Gurley Memorial Collection

Reference Number

1922.513

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