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Drawing

Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    Italy (probably, drawn)

  • Date:

    ca. 1495 - 1563 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Michelangelo, born 1475 - died 1564 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Sketched with a pen and slightly washed

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Rev. Alexander Dyce

  • Museum number:

    DYCE.162

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case DG, shelf 111

Physical description

Two studies for the death of the children of Niobe; Sketched with a pen and slightly washed.

Place of Origin

Italy (probably, drawn)

Date

ca. 1495 - 1563 (made)

Artist/maker

Michelangelo, born 1475 - died 1564 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Sketched with a pen and slightly washed

Dimensions

Height: 5.2 in, Width: 5.3 in

Descriptive line

Michelangelo; Two studies for the death of the children of Niobe; Sketched with a pen and slightly washed; Italian; ca. 1495 - 1563.

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 and ink

Techniques

Drawing; Wash technique

Categories

Drawings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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