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Half-Figure of an Angel Looking Upward (recto); Bust of a Man in Left Profile (verso)

Artist:
Baldassarre Franceschini (il Volterrano) (Italian, Volterra 1611–1690 Florence)
Date:
1611–89
Medium:
Red chalk, on beige paper
Dimensions:
6 3/8 x 8 7/16in. (16.2 x 21.4cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1964
Accession Number:
64.197.5
Not on view
Inscription: Annotated on verso in graphite: Baldassare Franceschini il Volterran [sic]; German annotation on verso mentioning cupola fresco by Volterrano in Ss. Annunziata, Florence.
P. & D. Colnaghi & Co.
Jacob Bean, Lawrence Turčić 17th century Italian Drawings in The Metropolitan Museum of Art. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1979, cat. no. 187, fig. no. 187, p. 148, ill.



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