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Drawing

Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    Italy (possibly, drawn)

  • Date:

    15th - 16th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Giorgione Giorgio da Castelfranco (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Black and red chalk, washed with neutral tint

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Rev. Alexander Dyce

  • Museum number:

    DYCE.266

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case DG, shelf 18

Physical description

Two military figures, standing and looking upwards. The heads later touched upon by another hand; Black and red chalk, washed with neutral tint.

Place of Origin

Italy (possibly, drawn)

Date

15th - 16th century (made)

Artist/maker

Giorgione Giorgio da Castelfranco (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Black and red chalk, washed with neutral tint

Dimensions

Height: 16 in, Width: 11.5 in

Descriptive line

Giorgione (Giorgio da Castelfranco) (ascribed to); Two military figures, standing and looking upwards. The heads later touched upon by another hand; Black and red chalk, washed with neutral tint; 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

Black chalk; Red chalk

Techniques

Drawing; Wash technique

Subjects depicted

Officers (military officers)

Categories

Drawings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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