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Seated Nude Male Figure (recto); Seated Figure (verso)

Artist:
Benedetto Luti (Italian, Florence 1666–1724 Rome)
Date:
1666–1724
Medium:
Red chalk (recto); slight red chalk sketch of a seated figure (verso)
Dimensions:
21 x 15-11/16 in. (53.4 x 39.8 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1970
Accession Number:
1970.108
Not on view
Inscription: Annotated in pen and brown ink at lower right, Benedetto Luti; on verso, Bened.º Luti.
Colnaghi's stock number written on verso (in graphite), 31245.
P. & D. Colnaghi & Co.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings Recently Acquired, 1969-1971," January 18, 1972–April 16, 1972.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Artists in Rome in the 18th Century: Drawings and Prints," February 28, 1978–May 7, 1978.

Jacob Bean Drawings Recently Acquired, 1969-1971. Exh. cat., The Metropolitan Museum of Art (January 18 - April 16). New York, 1972, cat. no. 30, p. 12.

Jacob Bean Artists in Rome in the 18th Century: Drawings and Prints Exh. cat., The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York (February 7 - May 7, 1978). New York, 1978.

Jacob Bean, Lawrence Turčić 17th century Italian Drawings in The Metropolitan Museum of Art. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1979, cat. no. 269, fig. no. 269, pp. 202-03, ill.



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