Antique-Style Ornamental Oblong Design: Grotesque Figures, Masks, and Amphorae

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

Date: early 16th century
Medium: Pen and two colors of brown ink, over traces of leadpoint underdrawing, on buff laid paper
Dimensions: 13 3/4 x 5 9/16 in. (35 x 14.2 cm)
Classification: Drawings
Credit Line: The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1959
Accession Number: 59.508.98(4)

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