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Head and Front Quarters of a Bull

Artist:
Battista Franco (Italian, Venice ca. 1510–1561 Venice)
Date:
1510–61
Medium:
Pen and brown ink, on beige paper
Dimensions:
4 1/4 x 3 3/16in. (10.8 x 8.1cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1906
Accession Number:
06.1042.12
Not on view
Colonel Count Raffaello Ettore Lamponi Leopardi (Italian, died Florence, 1902), Florence; Vendor: E. Parsons & Sons (London), through Roger Eliot Fry
The Artist's Menagerie: Five Millennia of Animals In Art. Exh. cat., June 29 - August 25. Queens Museum of Art, New York, 1974, cat. no. 76.

Jacob Bean, Lawrence Turčić 15th and 16th Century Italian Drawings in the Metropolitan Museum of Art. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1982, cat. no. 92, fig. no. 92, p. 101, ill.



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