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Study for the Allegory of Birth

A work made of pen and brown ink, with brush and brown wash, heightened with lead white (partially oxidized), on blue laid paper, laid down on tan wove card.
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  • A work made of pen and brown ink, with brush and brown wash, heightened with lead white (partially oxidized), on blue laid paper, laid down on tan wove card.

Date:

n.d.

Artist:

After Giorgio Vasari
Italian, 1511-1574

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Giorgio Vasari

Title

Study for the Allegory of Birth

Place

Italy (Artist's nationality:)

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1580–1599

Medium

Pen and brown ink, with brush and brown wash, heightened with lead white (partially oxidized), on blue laid paper, laid down on tan wove card

Dimensions

21.2 × 32.3 cm (8 3/8 × 12 3/4 in.)

Credit Line

The Leonora Hall Gurley Memorial Collection

Reference Number

1922.3067

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