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Standing Figure of a Warrior King

Artist:
Cesare Nebbia (Italian, Orvieto ca. 1536–1614 Orvieto)
Date:
1536–1614
Medium:
Pen and brown ink, brush and brown wash, over black chalk
Dimensions:
8-7/16 x 4-7/16 in. (21.5 x 11.2 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1962
Accession Number:
62.54
Not on view
Inscription: Faint red chalk annotation at upper left, Ce, at upper right, Nebia; annotated in pen and brown ink on reverse of old mount, Cesare Nebbia. d. 1614 A 78 / Disc. di Mutianus; almost illegible erased annotation on backing: FFKK/ 1938 [also further erased and illegible annotation]; numbers in black chalk on backing: 23234 /1 = 3 / 60 / 26/ 7.
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. 141, fig. no. 141, p. 148, ill.



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