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Diogenes, seated before his barrel, reading from a book and with a plucked hen standing behind him at right

Ugo da Carpi
(Italian, Carpi ca. 1480–1532 Bologna)

Artist: After Parmigianino (Girolamo Francesco Maria Mazzola) (Italian, Parma 1503–1540 Casalmaggiore)
Date: 1520–30
Medium: Chiaroscuro woodcut printed from four blocks in grey-green ink
Dimensions: image: 18 11/16 x 13 5/8 in. (47.5 x 34.6 cm) (trimmed) mount: 28 x 22 in. (71.1 x 55.9 cm)
Classification: Prints
Credit Line: Purchase, Joseph Pulitzer Bequest, 1917
Accession Number: 17.50.1

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