Prints and Drawings
Artist, attributed to: Prospero Fontana, Italian, 1512–1597
Artist, formerly attributed to: Taddeo Zuccaro, Italian, 1529–1566

Studies for Recumbent Allegorical Figures

ca. 1550–56

Pen and brown ink and brown-grey wash over black chalk

sheet: 15.4 × 22.1 cm (6 1/16 × 8 11/16 in.)
Everett V. Meeks, B.A. 1901, Fund
1986.92.1
Culture: 
Italian
Period: 
16th century
Classification: 
Works on Paper - Drawings and Watercolors
Geography: 
Made in Italy
Status: 
By appointment
Provenance: 

Sebastiano Resta (?); Sagredo Collection, Venice (Zaccharia Sagredo 1653-1729); Prince Borghese, Rome (the so-called Borghese Albums); sold Lyon ca. 1910; Maurice Marignane, Paris, by descent to his son Hubert de Marignane; sold Sotheby's London 30 June 1986 lot#174; acq. from Mia Weiner, New York

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