Recto: Virgin and Child, and Saint John the Baptist; Verso: summary sketches, possibly the Virgin and Child

Artist: Attributed to Jacob de Backer (Netherlandish, Antwerp ca. 1540/1545–before 1600 Antwerp)
Former Attribution: Pomarancio (Cristoforo Roncalli) (Italian, Pomarance ca. 1553–1626 Rome)
Date: late 16th century
Medium: Brown and black oil with white heightening; verso: black chalk
Dimensions: 11 5/8 x 9 1/16 in. (29.5 x 23 cm)
Classification: Drawings
Credit Line: The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 2002
Accession Number: 2002.88

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