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Anatomical Studies of a Leg (recto); Study of a Leg (verso)

Artist:
School of Michelangelo Buonarroti (Italian, Caprese 1475–1564 Rome)
Date:
1475–1564
Medium:
Pen and brown ink, and red chalk (recto); pen and brown ink (verso)
Dimensions:
6 3/4 x 5 3/16 in. (17.1 x 13.2 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Gift of Herbert N. Straus, 1921
Accession Number:
21.15.1
Not on view
Herbert Straus; Donor: Herbert N. Straus
Domenico Laurenza "Art and anatomy in Renaissance Italy : Images from a Scientific Revolution." The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin. Vol. 69, no. 3, New York, Winter 2012, fig. no. fig. 24, p. 20, ill.



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