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Kneeling Shepherd, with an Ox and a Mule
Samacchini, Orazio
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Samacchini, Orazio

Bologna, 1532 - Bologna, 1577

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Kneeling Shepherd, with an Ox and a Mule

Second half of the XVI century. Wash, Pencil, Pencil ground, Grey-brown ink on yellow paper. Not on display

Although formerly placed as anonymous Italian sixteenth century, this seems a characteristic study by Samacchini. It was made for a composition of the adoration of the shepherds.

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Inventory number
Samacchini, Orazio
Kneeling Shepherd, with an Ox and a Mule
Second half of the XVI century
Wash; Pencil; Pencil ground; Grey-brown ink
Yellow paper
Height: 118 mm.; Width: 97 mm.
Bequest of Pedro Fernández Durán y Bernaldo de Quirós, 1931; I. Brun</br></br>

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. 385.

Turner, Nicholas, From Michelangelo to Annibale Carracci. A century of Italian drawings from the Prado, Art Services International, Chicago, 2008, pp. 385.

Other inventories +

Inv. Legado Pedro Fernández Durán, 1931. Núm. 1365.



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Update date: 06-04-2021 | Registry created on 28-04-2015

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