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Drawing - St. Michael overcoming the Devil
  • St. Michael overcoming the Devil
    Cambiaso, Luca, born 1527 - died 1585
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St. Michael overcoming the Devil

  • Object:

    Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    Italy (possibly, drawn)

  • Date:

    ca. 1550-1585 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Cambiaso, Luca, born 1527 - died 1585 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pen and bistre, washed

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Rev. Alexander Dyce

  • Museum number:

    DYCE.336

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case DG, shelf 39

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.

Place of Origin

Italy (possibly, drawn)

Date

ca. 1550-1585 (made)

Artist/maker

Cambiaso, Luca, born 1527 - died 1585 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Pen and bistre, washed

Dimensions

Height: 13.2 in, Width: 9.3 in

Descriptive line

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.

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

Techniques

Drawing; Wash technique

Subjects depicted

Scales (weighing devices); Sword

Categories

Drawings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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