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Standing Male Nude with Hands behind Back

Battista Franco (Italian, Venice ca. 1510–1561 Venice)

Date:
1510–61
Medium:
Red chalk
Dimensions:
15-1/4 x 6-5/8 in. (38.7 x 16.9 cm)
Classification:
Portfolios
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1962
Accession Number:
62.119.10
  • Signatures, Inscriptions, and Markings

    Inscription: Annotated in pen and red ink at lower center of old mount in Richardson's hand, Battista Franco.

  • Provenance

    Jonathan Richardson Sr. (British, London 1667–1745 London); Mrs. E. E. James, British(according to Sotheby's); Sotheby's, London, May 16, 1962, no. 158.; P. & D. Colnaghi & Coacting for The Metropolian Museum of Art.

  • Exhibition History

    The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," November 28, 1994–February 5, 1995.

  • References

    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. 78, fig. no. 78, p. 53, ill.

    Ebria Feinblatt Old Master Drawings from American Collections Exh. cat., Los Angeles, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, April 29 - June 13, 1976. Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, 1976, cat. no. 44, fig. no. 44, p. 46., 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. 84, fig. no. 84, p. 95, ill.



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