Seated Boy, Girolamo Macchietti (Italian, Florence (?) ca. 1535–1592 Florence), Red chalk, highlighted with white chalk, on off-white paper washed with pale ochre; framing outlines in pen and brown ink

Seated Boy

Artist:
Girolamo Macchietti (Italian, Florence (?) ca. 1535–1592 Florence)
Date:
1535–92
Medium:
Red chalk, highlighted with white chalk, on off-white paper washed with pale ochre; framing outlines in pen and brown ink
Dimensions:
Overall: 6 3/4 x 5 3/8 in. (17.2 x 13.7 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Purchase, Charles and Jessie Price Gift and Rogers Fund, 1998
Accession Number:
1998.73
Not on view
Inscription: Annotated on verso in graphite, Raphael Mengs.
Katrin Bellinger Kunsthandel, Munich; Vendor: Katrin Bellinger Kunsthandel , Munich
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," September 21, 1998–November 30, 1998.

Carmen C. Bambach, Colta Ives, Carolyn Logan, Nadine Orenstein, Perrin Stein "Recent Acquisitions, a selection: 1997-1998." The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, vol. 56, no. 2, New York, Autumn 1998, (entry by Carmen C. Bambach), p. 22, ill.

Carmen C. Bambach "Tuscan Drawings of the Quattrocento and Cinquecento in the Metropolitan Museum of Art 1998-2005." Invisibile agli occhi: Atti della giornata di studio in ricordo di Lisa Venturini. Ed. by Nicoletta Baldini, Fondazione di Studi di Storia dell'Arte Roberto Longhi, Florence, 2007, fig. no. 100, pp. 84, 93 n.56., ill.