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The Judgment of Paris.

Alessandro Allori (Italian, Florence 1535–1607 Florence)

Date:
1583
Medium:
Pen and brown ink, brush and brown wash, highlighted with white gouache, over black chalk, on blue paper
Dimensions:
14-7/16 x 18-11/16 in. (36.6 x 47.4 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1963
Accession Number:
63.96
  • Signatures, Inscriptions, and Markings

    Inscription: Illegible annotation in black chalk on verso of mount: D Le...1680/ x 1737...[?]. Annotated in pen and violet ink in an old hand: No 21

  • Exhibition History

    The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "15th and 16th Century Italian Drawings in The Metropolitan Museum of Art".

    The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," January 9, 2006–April 9, 2006.

    The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," January 9, 2006–April 6, 2009.

  • References

    I. B. Supino I ricordi di Alessandro Allori, Firenze, 1908. Florence, Italy, 1908, p. 19.

    Peter Claas Drawings of Five Centuries. London, 1963, cat. no. no. 1, fig. no. no. 1, ill.

    Sir Anthony Blunt "Current and Forthcoming Exhibitions" In The Burlington Magazine. vol. 55, London, June 1963, p. 288.

    Jacob Bean, Felice Stampfle Drawings from New York Collections, Vol. I: The Italian Renaissance. Ex. cat. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1965, cat. no. 137, fig. no. 137, p. 76, ill.

    Detlef Heikamp "La manufacture de tapisserie des Medicis." in: L'Oeil. Paris, August-September, 1968, p. 28.

    Detlef Heikamp "Die Arazzeria Medicea im 16. Jahrhundert: Neue Studien" in: Münchner Jahrbuch der Bildenden Kunst. vol. 20, München, 1969, fig. no. pl. 42, pp. 59, 60, ill.

    Jacob Bean, Lawrence Turcic 15th and 16th Century Italian Drawings in the Metropolitan Museum of Art. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1982, cat. no. 4, fig. no. 4, pp. 19-21, ill.

    Simona Lecchini Giovannoni Alessandro Allori. 1991, cat. no. no. 95, fig. no. fig. 211, pp. 261-62, ill.



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