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Kneeling Mother Embracing Child

A work made of black chalk heightened with white chalk, on brown laid paper, laid down on ivory laid paper.
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  • A work made of black chalk heightened with white chalk, on brown laid paper, laid down on ivory laid paper.

Date:

c. 1550

Artist:

Attributed to Michelangelo Anselmi
Italian, c. 1492-1556

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Michelangelo Anselmi

Title

Kneeling Mother Embracing Child

Origin

Italy

Date

1548–1552

Medium

Black chalk heightened with white chalk, on brown laid paper, laid down on ivory laid paper

Inscriptions

Inscribed recto, lower center, on mount, in graphite: "Giovan Giusepe del / Sol"

Dimensions

156 × 143 mm

Credit Line

The Leonora Hall Gurley Memorial Collection

Reference Number

1922.712

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