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Minerva (or Bellona) in a Niche

A work made of black chalk on ivory laid paper, laid down on ivory laid paper.
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  • A work made of black chalk on ivory laid paper, laid down on ivory laid paper.

Date:

n.d.

Artist:

after Francesco Mazzola, called Parmigianino
Italian, 1503-1540

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Prints and Drawings

Artist

Parmigianino

Title

Minerva (or Bellona) in a Niche

Origin

Italy

Date

Artist's working dates 1523–1540

Medium

Black chalk on ivory laid paper, laid down on ivory laid paper

Inscriptions

Inscribed recto, lower left, in pen and brown ink: "empoli"; lower center on mount, in graphite: "J da Empoli"; lower center on mount, in graphite: "Cha / . . . " [?]; inscribed verso, lower right on mount, in pen and brown ink: "Coln Chas 1st. / CB"

Dimensions

280 × 172 mm

Credit Line

The Leonora Hall Gurley Memorial Collection

Reference Number

1922.5440

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