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Two Grotesque Heads

Artist:
Hans Liefrinck (Augsburg (?) 1518?–1573 Antwerp)
Artist:
After Leonardo da Vinci (Italian, Vinci 1452–1519 Amboise)
Date:
1538–73
Medium:
Engraving
Dimensions:
sheet: 4 1/2 x 6 3/16 in. (11.5 x 15.7 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Gift of Leo Steinberg, 2008
Accession Number:
2008.577.3
Not on view
Two Caricatures

Baron Harry Louis Nathan of Churt (British, 1889–1963); P. & D. Colnaghi & Co.; Leo Steinberg (American, Moscow 1921–2011 New York), acquired June 20, 1963 from Colnaghi; Donor: Leo Steinberg (American, Moscow 1921–2011 New York)
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Infinite Jest: Caricature and Satire from Leonardo to Levine," September 13, 2011–March 4, 2012.

Hollstein XI.2.21-24
Nadine Orenstein, Constance C. McPhee Infinite Jest: Caricature and Satire from Leonardo to Levine Exh. cat.: September 13, 2011 - March 4, 2012. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New Haven and London, 2011, cat. no. 4, p. 25, ill.



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