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Head of a Bearded Man, Looking Up to Right: Study for Saint Catherine of Alexandria Disputing with the Pagan Priests

A work made of red and black chalk, heightened with touches of white chalk, on blue laid paper, laid down on cream laid card.
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  • A work made of red and black chalk, heightened with touches of white chalk, on blue laid paper, laid down on cream laid card.

Date:

c. 1603

Artist:

Ludovico Cardi, called Il Cigoli (Italian, 1559-161
or follower of Federico Barocci (Italian, c. 1535-1612)

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Artist

Cigoli

Title

Head of a Bearded Man, Looking Up to Right: Study for Saint Catherine of Alexandria Disputing with the Pagan Priests

Origin

Italy

Date

1601–1605

Medium

Red and black chalk, heightened with touches of white chalk, on blue laid paper, laid down on cream laid card

Dimensions

165 × 130 mm

Credit Line

The Leonora Hall Gurley Memorial Collection

Reference Number

1922.1017

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