Recto: Jupiter and Ganymede Verso: Figure of a man, studies of a Knee, and various figures and masks

Details

  • Title

    Recto: Jupiter and Ganymede Verso: Figure of a man, studies of a Knee, and various figures and masks

  • Artist/maker

    attributed to Giovanni Battista Franco, called il Semolei (c. 1510 - 1561)
    formerly attributed to Raffaello da Montelupo (1504 - 1566)
  • Associated place

    Italy (place of creation)
  • Date

    c. 1536 - 1540
  • Material and technique

    recto: Pen and brown ink over red chalk on buff paper Verso: Pen and brown ink

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    sheet 25.2 x 18.1 cm (height x width)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Presented by a Body of Subscribers, 1846.

  • Museum location

    not on display

  • Museum department

    Western Art

  • Accession no.

    WA1846.128

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Further reading

Parker, Karl T., Catalogue of the Collection of Drawings in the Ashmolean Museum, II, Italian Schools (Oxford, 1956), 407

Joannides, Paul, The Drawings of Michelangelo and His Followers in the Ashmolean Museum (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2007), 109

Berenson, Bernard, I disegni dei pittori fiorentini, 3 (Milan: Electa editrice, 1961), 1720

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