Kneeling Bearded Old Man (recto); Section of a Draped Limb and Sketches (verso)

Artist: attributed to Nosadella (Giovanni Francesco Bezzi) (Italian, Bologna (?) ca. 1500–1571 Bologna)
Date: 1500–1571
Medium: Red chalk, pen and brown ink with brush and brown and red wash, highlighted with a little white (recto); pen sketch of a seated, bearded man, and a red chalk drapery (?) study amongst charcoal or black chalk transfer preparation (verso)
Dimensions: 9 x 6-15/16 in. (22.8 x 17.7 cm)
Classification: Drawings
Credit Line: Gift of Cornelius Vanderbilt, 1880
Accession Number: 80.3.487

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