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Recto: Sea God and the Naiad
Verso: Sketch of Draped Female Figure
Recto: Sea God and the Naiad Verso: Sketch of Draped Female Figure
Date:
16th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
R: Pen And Brown Ink And Brown Wash With Traces Of Black Chalk On Tan Laid Paper Laminated To Another Sheet V: Black Chalk With Traces Of White On Blue Laid Paper Formerly Laminated To Recto
Dimensions:
Image: 103 x 76 mm (4 1/16 x 3 in.)
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Continent:
Europe
Provenance:

Provenance: Joseph Green Cogswell; Mortimer Leo Schiff; Moore S. Achenbach;
Cogswell no.243 , Hellman no. 103 as “Sea God and Nymph” by Parmigianino (George S. Hellman, Original Drawings by the Old Masters: The Collection formed by Joseph Green Cogswell, 1786-1871, New York: privately published, 1915);
Suggested attributions:
Former AFGA attribution: School of Parmgianino;
A.M. (Agnes Mongan) (July 1972): “Conceivable”;
Philip Pouncey (Nov. 1983): “Not Parmigianino, but Perino del Vaga. A good drawing.”;

Accession Number:
1963.24.92r-v
Acquisition Date:
1963-04-09
Credit Line:

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

r: male and female figure seated on sea creatures, embracing lightly
v: figure sketch on former verso of laminated sheet, now mounted separately