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Head of a Bearded Old Man

Artist:
Hans Baldung (called Hans Baldung Grien) (German, Schwäbisch Gmünd (?) 1484/85–1545 Strasbourg (Strassburg))
Artist:
Also attributed to Sebald Beham (German, Nuremberg 1500–1550 Frankfurt)
Date:
1500–1545
Medium:
Black chalk. Tacked down to paper mount.
Dimensions:
6 x 4 7/8 in. (15.2 x 12.4 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. John H. Wright, 1949
Accession Number:
49.116.1
Not on view
Mrs. John H. Wright; Donor: Mrs. John H. Wright
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," October 6, 1997–January 4, 1998.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," September 11, 2000–December 4, 2000.

Curjel 32
A. Hyatt Mayor "Prints Acquired in 1949." in The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1950, pp. 160, 163, ill.

Hans Baldung Grien: Ausstellung unter dem Protektorat des I. C. O. M. Ex. cat. Staatliche Kunsthalle Karlsruhe, Karlsruhe, 1959, cat. no. 155, fig. no. 56a, pp. 78-79, ill.



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