Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Portrait of Michelangelo in profile facing right set within a recess

Artist:
Attributed to Enea Vico (Italian, Parma 1523–1567 Ferrara)
Former Attribution:
Giulio Bonasone (Italian, active Rome and Bologna, 1531–after 1576)
Date:
1545
Medium:
Engraving
Dimensions:
Sheet: 9 7/16 × 6 15/16 in. (24 × 17.7 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Mary Martin Fund, 1985
Accession Number:
1985.1034
Not on view
Inscription: Lettered in cartouche along bottom: 'Michelangelus Buonarotus nobilis / Florentius an aet sue LXXI / .../ M.D.X.LV.'

Marking: Lawson Thompson's collection mark on verso (Lugt 1770)
Lawson Thompson (British, 1837–1919)
Massari 1983, no. 86A
Stefania Massari Giulio Bonasone. Rome, 1983.



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