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Standing Virgin with Child, Two Heads at Upper Right (recto); Sketch of Steps (verso)

Artist:
Battista Franco (Italian, Venice ca. 1510–1561 Venice)
Date:
1530
Medium:
Pen and brown ink, over black chalk (recto); pen sketch of steps (?) (verso)
Dimensions:
4 13/16 x 3 1/8in. (12.3 x 8cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Bequest of Harry G. Sperling, 1971
Accession Number:
1975.131.29
Not on view
Harry G. Sperling (1906–1971)
Jacob Bean, Lawrence Turčić 15th and 16th Century Italian Drawings in the Metropolitan Museum of Art. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1982, cat. no. 87, fig. no. 87, p. 98, ill.

Anne Varick Lauder Battista Franco. Inventaire général des dessins italiens Musée du Louvre, Départment des arts graphiques. 8, Paris and Milan, 2009, p. 222.



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