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Angel Holding a Flute

A work made of black and red chalk, on buff laid paper, incised.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of black and red chalk, on buff laid paper, incised.

Date:

1580

Artist:

Circle of Giuseppe Cesari, called Il Cavalier d’Arpino
Italian, 1568-1640

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Artist

Circle of Giuseppe Cesari

Title

Angel Holding a Flute

Origin

Italy

Date

1580

Medium

Black and red chalk, on buff laid paper, incised

Inscriptions

Inscribed recto, upper right, in pen and brown ink: "Cr d'Arpino"; lower right, in pen and brown ink: "G C 1580"; on face of former mount (according to Gurley Card Index): "From the Wellesley Coll"

Dimensions

203 × 137 mm

Credit Line

The Leonora Hall Gurley Memorial Collection

Reference Number

1922.26

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