Sep 15, 2010

Bust of a Woman (recto)

Bust of a Woman (recto)

c. 1458

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Benozzo Gozzoli

(Italian, 1420–1497)

Metalpoint with point of brush and brown ink heightened with white gouache

Support: Laid paper prepared with a rose ground, perimeter mounted to beige-yellow wove paper

Sheet: 20.6 x 14.9 cm (8 1/8 x 5 7/8 in.); Secondary Support: 24.9 x 20.8 cm (9 13/16 x 8 3/16 in.)

Purchase from the J. H. Wade Fund 1937.24.a


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