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The Birth of the Virgin
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The Birth of the Virgin

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

The composition shows knowledge of the composition of the subject by Andrea del Sarto (1486-1530) in the Chiostrino dei Voti, SS. Annunziata, Florence, but the pen-work does not necessarily indicate the work of a Florentine artist.

Technical data

Inventory number
The Birth of the Virgin
XVI century
Pencil; Grey-brown ink
Yellow paper
Height: 87 mm; Width: 111 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. 447.

Turner, Nicholas, From Michelangelo to Annibale Carracci. A century of Italian drawings from the Prado, Art Services International, Chicago, 2008, pp. 447.

Other inventories +

Inv. Legado Pedro Fernández Durán, 1931. Núm. 260.

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

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