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Artist:
Date:
16th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Pen And Brown Ink And Brown Wash On Laid Paper Mounted On A Heavier Sheet
Dimensions:
Sheet: 351 x 247 mm (13 13/16 x 9 3/4 in.)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Provenance:

Provenance: Nathaniel Hone (1718-1784) (L. 2793); Sir Charles Greville (1763-1832) (presumably, without the collector’s mark L. 549); William Esdaile (1758-1837) (L. 2617); Thomas Agnew and Sons, London;

Suggested Attributions:
Giovanna Bertazzoni, 1.22.1997: I showed a photographic reproduction of this drawing to Professor Giulio Bora (Universita' di Milano), on 10.17.1996: he is absolutely positive on attribution to Luca Cambiaso.

Accession Number:
1992.130
Acquisition Date:
1992-10-08
Credit Line:

Museum purchase, Herman Michels Collection, Vera Michels Bequest Fund

Exhibition History:

FAMSF, M.H. de Young Memorial Museum: Italian Old Master Drawings from the Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts, 2 Feb - 24 April 1994;
CPLH, TREASURES, 11 Nov 1995 - 3 March 1996.

seated woman embracing a small child, two other children climbing in the tree behind her

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”