Or are you looking for Search the Archives?

Please complete the form to email this item.

Drawing

Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    Italy (probably, drawn)

  • Date:

    ca. 1500-1530 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Sarto, Andrea del, born 1486 - died 1530 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Black chalk on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Rev. Alexander Dyce

  • Museum number:

    DYCE.153

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case DG, shelf 16

Physical description

The Salutation; A man appears on the left ascending the steps, with a bundle on his shoulder; Mary and Elizabeth are embracing, and St. Joseph with a burden stands in the foreground on the right; Study in black chalk.

Place of Origin

Italy (probably, drawn)

Date

ca. 1500-1530 (made)

Artist/maker

Sarto, Andrea del, born 1486 - died 1530 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Black chalk on paper

Dimensions

Height: 6.9 in, Width: 5.3 in

Object history note

This is a study for the picture in the Scalza at Florence. There is an engraving of this composition with the address of Antonie Lefreri.

Descriptive line

Sarto, Andrea del; The Salutation; A man appears on the left ascending the steps, with a bundle on his shoulder; Mary and Elizabeth are embracing, and St. Joseph with a burden stands in the foreground on the right; Study for the picture in the Scalza at Florence; Black chalk on paper; Italian; ca. 1500-1530.

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; Paper

Techniques

Drawing

Subjects depicted

Man; Women; Steps

Categories

Drawings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

Large image request

Please confirm you are using these images within the following terms and conditions, by acknowledging each of the following key points:

Please let us know how you intend to use the images you will be downloading.