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Figural Studies

Marco Benefial (Italian, Rome 1684–1764 Rome)
Red chalk, brush and red wash. highlighted with white, on light brown paper
15 13/16 x 10 5/16 in. (40.2 x 26.2 cm)
Credit Line:
Van Day Truex Fund, 1996
Accession Number:
Not on view
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," January 6, 1997–April 13, 1997.

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