St. Michael overcoming the Devil

Drawing
ca. 1550-1585 (made)
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Image of Gallery in South Kensington
On display at V&A South Kensington
Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

St. Michael overcoming and trampling on the Devil, and holding a sword to his face with one hand, and the scales in the other; Pen and bistre, washed.


object details
Category
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Pen and bistre, washed
Brief Description
Cambiaso, Luca; St. Michael overcoming and trampling on the Devil, and holding a sword to his face with one hand, and the scales in the other; Pen and bistre, washed; Genoese School; ca. 1550-1585.
Physical Description
St. Michael overcoming and trampling on the Devil, and holding a sword to his face with one hand, and the scales in the other; Pen and bistre, washed.
Dimensions
  • Height: 13.2in
  • Width: 9.3in
Style
Credit line
Bequeathed by Rev. Alexander Dyce
Subjects depicted
Bibliographic Reference
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.
Collection
Accession Number
DYCE.336

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record createdSeptember 15, 2009
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