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Drawing
  • Drawing
    Tintoretto, Jacopo, born 1519 - died 1594
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Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    Italy (possibly, drawn)

  • Date:

    ca.1540-1594 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Tintoretto, Jacopo, born 1519 - died 1594 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Black chalk on grey paper, heightened with white, and squared for copying

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Rev. Alexander Dyce

  • Museum number:

    DYCE.243

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Draped male figure, leaning forward to reach something from the ground; Study of a portion of a nude male figure on the reverse; Black chalk on grey paper, heightened with white; Squared for copying.

Place of Origin

Italy (possibly, drawn)

Date

ca.1540-1594 (made)

Artist/maker

Tintoretto, Jacopo, born 1519 - died 1594 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Black chalk on grey paper, heightened with white, and squared for copying

Dimensions

Height: 327 mm, Width: 230 mm

Descriptive line

Tintoretto, Jacopo; Draped male figure, leaning forward; Study of a portion of a nude male figure on the reverse; Black chalk on grey paper, heightened with white; Squared for copying; Venetian School; ca.1540-1594.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

DYCE COLLECTION. A Catalogue of the Paintings, Miniatures, Drawings, Engravings, Rings and Miscellaneous Objects Bequeathed by The Reverend Alexander Dyce. London : South Kensington Museum, 1874.
P. Rossi, I disegni di Jacopo Tintoretto, Florence, 1975, p. 45.
T. Pignatti, Le scuole di Venezia, Milan, 1981, p. 165.

Materials

Black chalk; Grey paper

Techniques

Drawing; Heightening; Squaring (transferring technique)

Subjects depicted

Nude; Man

Categories

Drawings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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