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Design for a Lady's Tomb

Anonymous, French, 16th century
Former Attribution:
Formerly attributed to workshop of Jacques Androuet Du Cerceau (French, Paris 1510/12–1585 Annecy)
16th century
Black chalk, pen and brown ink, brush and brown wash
sheet: 17 1/16 x 11 7/16 in. (43.4 x 29 cm)
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1949
Accession Number:
Not on view
Inscription: In graphite at upper right: "111" and at upper center: "320".
János Scholz; Vendor: János Scholz
Janet S. Byrne "Some Sixteenth-Century Designs for Tombs and Fountains in the Metropolitan Museum." in Master Drawings. vol. 21, no. 3, Autumn 1983, Pl. 18, ill.

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