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Drawing

Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    Italy (possibly, drawn)

  • Date:

    15th - 16th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Palma, il Vecchio, Jacopo (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pen, on grey paper, washed with bistre and heightened with white

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Rev. Alexander Dyce

  • Museum number:

    DYCE.264

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case DG, shelf 15

Physical description

St. Jerome kneeling at his devotions before a figure of Christ; a lion sleeping nearby; Pen, on grey paper, washed with bistre and heightened with white.

Place of Origin

Italy (possibly, drawn)

Date

15th - 16th century (made)

Artist/maker

Palma, il Vecchio, Jacopo (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Pen, on grey paper, washed with bistre and heightened with white

Dimensions

Height: 5.6 in, Width: 4.3 in

Descriptive line

Palma il Vecchio, Jacopo (ascribed to); St. Jerome kneeling at his devotions before a figure of Christ; a lion sleeping nearby; Pen, on grey paper, washed with bistre and heightened with white; Venetian School; 15th - 16th century.

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.

Materials

Pen; Bistre; Grey paper

Techniques

Drawing; Wash technique; Heightening

Subjects depicted

Lion

Categories

Drawings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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