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Marcus Curtius Leaping into the Abyss

A work made of pen and brown ink with brush and brown wash, heightened with white gouache, with traces of black chalk, on oval-shaped tan laid paper, edge mounted on tan wove paper, laid down on ivory wove card.
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  • A work made of pen and brown ink with brush and brown wash, heightened with white gouache, with traces of black chalk, on oval-shaped tan laid paper, edge mounted on tan wove paper, laid down on ivory wove card.

Date:

1555/63

Artist:

Francesco de’Rossi, called Salviati
Italian, 1510-1563

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Artist

Francesco Salviati

Title

Marcus Curtius Leaping into the Abyss

Origin

Italy

Date

1555–1563

Medium

Pen and brown ink with brush and brown wash, heightened with white gouache, with traces of black chalk, on oval-shaped tan laid paper, edge mounted on tan wove paper, laid down on ivory wove card

Dimensions

64 x 107 mm

Credit Line

The Leonora Hall Gurley Memorial Collection

Reference Number

1922.504

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