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Lute Player
Lute Player
Date:
late 16th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Pen And Brown Ink On Laid Paper Mounted To Heavier Sheet
Dimensions:
Image: 157 x 97 mm (6 3/16 x 3 13/16 in.)
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Object Type:
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Continent:
Europe
Provenance:

Provenance: Joseph Green Cogswell; Mortimer Leo Schiff; Moore S. Achenbach;
Cogswell no.113 , Hellman no.44 , repr. pl. VI, as “Guitar Player” by annibale Carracci (George S. Hellman, Original Drawings by the Old Masters: The Collection formed by Joseph Green Cogswell, 1786-1871, New York: privately published, 1915);
Attributions from mat and old file:
Former AFGA attribution in old file as Agostino Carracci;
A.M. (Agnes Mongan, July 1972): Dont like it”;
Dr. Walter Gernsheim (16 May 1978): Annibale Carraccci, not Agostino.;
ASH (Ann Sutherland Harris, n.d.): Not Carracci.;

Accession Number:
1963.24.54
Acquisition Date:
1963-04-09
Credit Line:

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

full face study of a , man, wearing a hat with a feather, playing a lute and singing, text written below his instrument : Amor mi corona e purge