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Male Head

A work made of pen and black and brown ink, on cream laid paper, hinged onto cream wove paper.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of pen and black and brown ink, on cream laid paper, hinged onto cream wove paper.

Date:

n.d.

Artist:

Possibly after Michelangelo Buonarroti
Italian, 1475-1564

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Michelangelo Buonarroti

Title

Male Head

Origin

Italy

Date

Artist's working dates 1495–1564

Medium

Pen and black and brown ink, on cream laid paper, hinged onto cream wove paper

Inscriptions

Inscribed verso, lower center, in pen and black ink: "Michelangelo Buonarroit - 1475-1564"; lower center on mount, in graphite: "Le dessin complet (Gurley hand) la figure entière / sur une croix est au B.M"

Dimensions

62 × 76 mm

Credit Line

The Leonora Hall Gurley Memorial Collection

Reference Number

1922.516

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