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Antique-Style Ornamental Frieze Designs: Grotesques with Winged Infant, Masks, and Fantastic Animals

Anonymous, Italian, 16th century
(Italian, active Central Italy, ca. 1550–1580)

Date: early 16th century
Medium: Pen and brown ink, over leadpoint, on buff laid paper
Dimensions: Overall: 13 1/2 x 6 1/2 in. (34.3 x 16.5 cm)
Classification: Drawings
Credit Line: The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1959
Accession Number: 59.508.98(5)

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