Design for a Narrative Frieze: A Commander Addressing His Troops

Artist: Alessandro Allori (Italian, Florence 1535–1607 Florence)
Date: 1535–1607
Medium: Pen and brown ink, brush and gray-brown wash, highlighted with a little white, over black chalk, on brownish paper. Framing lines in black chalk
Dimensions: 6-5/16 x 15-1/2 in. (16.1 x 39.3 cm)
Classification: Drawings
Credit Line: Purchase, 1964
Accession Number: 64.197.2

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