Madonna and Child (recto); Head of the Young Saint John The Baptist (verso)

Parmigianino (Girolamo Francesco Maria Mazzola)
(Italian, Parma 1503–1540 Casalmaggiore)

Date: 1503–40
Medium: Brush and gray wash, highlighted with white gouache, over black chalk on brownish prepared paper (recto); black chalk, highlighted with white gouache (verso)
Dimensions: 4-15/16 x 4-1/8 in. (12.5 x 10.4 cm)
Classification: Drawings
Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1908
Accession Number: 10.45.2a, b

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