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St. Catherine
Anonymous
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St. Catherine

XVI century. Pencil on yellow paper.
Not on display

The figure type and pose of the saint indeed suggest an early sixteenth-century Emilian prototype, though this drawing can be no more than a feeble reflection of such a model. In the lower left, the artist, has failed to differentiate adequately between the saint´s drapery and what might well be her attribute of a wheel, the curved form of which is easily mistaken for part of her outer robe.

Technical data

Inventory number
D001597
Author
Anonymous
Title
St. Catherine
Date
XVI century
Technique
Pencil
Support
Yellow paper
Dimension
Height: 129 mm; Width: 80 mm
Provenance
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. 446.

Turner, Nicholas, From Michelangelo to Annibale Carracci. A century of Italian drawings from the Prado, Art Services International, Chicago, 2008, pp. 446.

Other inventories +

Inv. Legado Pedro Fernández Durán, 1931. Núm. 441.

Inscriptions +

Antigua atribución a Girolamo da Carpi (ca. 1501-1556) [dorso del paspartú]
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Displayed objects +

Palm leaf

Wheel, Gear

Update date: 04-11-2021 | Registry created on 28-04-2015

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