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Judith with the Head of Holofernes

A work made of pen and brown ink, over traces of black chalk, on cream laid paper, laid down on ivory laid paper.
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  • A work made of pen and brown ink, over traces of black chalk, on cream laid paper, laid down on ivory laid paper.

Date:

1550/60

Artist:

School of Luca Cambiaso
Italian, 1527-1585

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Artist

School of Luca Cambiaso

Title

Judith with the Head of Holofernes

Origin

Italy

Date

1550–1560

Medium

Pen and brown ink, over traces of black chalk, on cream laid paper, laid down on ivory laid paper

Inscriptions

Inscribed recto, upper right, in pen and brown ink: "17"; verso, lower right, in pen and brown ink: "ex P" (?); formerly inscribed verso on mount (according to Gurley Card Index): "Luca Cangiasi 1547 B. 1527 D. 1585"

Dimensions

294 x 205 mm

Credit Line

The Leonora Hall Gurley Memorial Collection

Reference Number

1922.559

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