Study of an astronomical Instrument


  • Title

    Study of an astronomical Instrument

  • Artist/maker

    formerly attributed to Paolo Farinato (1524 - 1606)
  • Associated place

    Europe (place of creation)
  • Date

    1490 - 1530
  • Material and technique

    brush and brown ink over black chalk, heightened with bodycolour on blue paper, laid down, some indications in ink showing through from the verso

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    sheet 20.7 x 12.6 cm (height x width)
  • No. of items


  • Credit line

    Purchased, 1948.

  • Museum location

  • Museum department

    Western Art

  • Accession no.


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