Nov 11, 2011

Head of an Old Woman

Head of an Old Woman

c. 1500

Hans Holbein

(German, c. 1465–1524)

Silverpoint; traces of framing lines in graphite

Support: Laid paper prepared with a gray ground laid down on cream(3) laid paper

Sheet: 6.6 x 5.8 cm (2 5/8 x 2 5/16 in.); Secondary Support: 6.6 x 5.8 cm (2 5/8 x 2 5/16 in.)

Purchase from the J. H. Wade Fund 1970.14


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