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Angel holding back a drapery
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Angel holding back a drapery

XVI century. Pencil, Grey-brown ink on brown paper. Not on display

In spite of the pentiment in the area of the angel´s upper right arm, the handling of this drawing is poor and is evidently by a minor artist, possibly copying a figure from the work of a master.

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Inventory number
Angel holding back a drapery
XVI century
Pencil; Grey-brown ink
Brown paper
Height: 152 mm.; Width: 93 mm.
Bequest of Pedro Fernández Durán y Bernaldo de Quirós, 1931; I. Brun

Bibliography +

Museo Nacional del Prado, Catálogo de dibujos. Dibujos italianos del siglo XVI (por Nicholas Turner, con la colaboración de José Manuel Matilla), V, Museo Nacional del Prado, Madrid, 2004, pp. 445.

Turner, Nicholas, From Michelangelo to Annibale Carracci. A century of Italian drawings from the Prado, Art Services International, Chicago, 2008, pp. 445.

Other inventories +

Inv. Legado Pedro Fernández Durán, 1931. Núm. 914.

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Update date: 30-07-2020 | Registry created on 28-04-2015

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