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A Drapery Study for the Knees of a Seated Allegorical Figure of Charity (recto); Bust of a Naked Allegorical Figure of Charity with Two Putti (verso)

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

Date:

1520/30

Artist:

Giovanni Antonio Sogliani
Italian, 1492–1544

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Giovanni Antonio di Francesco Sogliani

Title

A Drapery Study for the Knees of a Seated Allegorical Figure of Charity (recto); Bust of a Naked Allegorical Figure of Charity with Two Putti (verso)

Place

Italy (Artist's nationality)

Date

1520–1530

Medium

Red chalk and brush and red chalk wash (recto) and black chalk, with black chalk grid lines, (verso) on cream laid paper

Inscriptions

Inscribed lower right: "Pzimatitzo."

Dimensions

11.6 × 12.7 cm (4 5/8 × 5 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Richard and Mary L. Gray

Reference Number

2019.888

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