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Perseus Holding the Head of Medusa, with Pegasus in the Background

A work made of brush and blue ink and wash, with traces of black chalk, on blue laid paper.
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  • A work made of brush and blue ink and wash, with traces of black chalk, on blue laid paper.

Date:

n.d.

Artist:

After Paolo Farinati
Italian, 1524-1606

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Paolo Farinato

Title

Perseus Holding the Head of Medusa, with Pegasus in the Background

Origin

Italy

Date

Artist's working dates 1544–1606

Medium

Brush and blue ink and wash, with traces of black chalk, on blue laid paper

Dimensions

294 × 227 mm

Credit Line

The Leonora Hall Gurley Memorial Collection

Reference Number

1993.256.27

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