Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Female Nude (Danaë)

Artist:
Probably French
Artist:
or Unknown (Italian, Ferrara)
Former Attribution:
Annibale Carracci (Italian, Bologna 1560–1609 Rome)
Date:
late 17th century
Medium:
Black chalk
Dimensions:
11 15/16 x 8 9/16 in. (30.4 x 21.7 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Robert Lehman Collection, 1975
Accession Number:
1975.1.315
Not on view
Inscription: Annotated at the lower left in pen and brown ink: caraci

Marking: Watermark: lion with tail raised (Briquet 10563)
On the verso, a sketch of a bird, in black chalk.
Robert Lehman, New York
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