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Alexander Cutting the Gordian Knot, Study for a Fresco in the Castel Sant'Angelo, Rome

Artist: Perino del Vaga (Pietro Buonaccorsi) (Italian, Florence 1501–1547 Rome)
Date: 1501–47
Medium: Pen and brown ink, brush and gray wash highlighted with white, squared in black chalk
Dimensions: 7-1/2 x 4-7/16 in. (19.0 x 11.2 cm)
Classification: Drawings
Credit Line: Harry G. Sperling Fund, 1984
Accession Number: 1984.413

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