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Sheet of Sketches: Beheading of a Saint (recto); Several Slight Figure Sketches (verso)

A work made of red chalk, with brush and red chalk wash (recto), and red chalk (verso), on ivory laid paper.
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  • A work made of red chalk, with brush and red chalk wash (recto), and red chalk (verso), on ivory laid paper.

Date:

1605/44

Artist:

Giovanni (Antonio) Bilivert (Italian, 1585-1644)
or Jacques Callot (French, 1592-1635)

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Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Giovanni (Antonio) Bilivert

Title

Sheet of Sketches: Beheading of a Saint (recto); Several Slight Figure Sketches (verso)

Place

Italy (Artist's nationality)

Date

Artist's working dates 1605–1644

Medium

Red chalk, with brush and red chalk wash (recto), and red chalk (verso), on ivory laid paper

Dimensions

29.2 × 16.8 cm (11 1/2 × 6 5/8 in.)

Credit Line

Francis A. Elkins Bequest Fund

Reference Number

1957.374

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