Recto: Plan for the reliquary tribune and exterior balcony in the Basilica of San Lorenzo
Verso: Figure of Christ rising from the Tomb

Details

  • Title

    Recto: Plan for the reliquary tribune and exterior balcony in the Basilica of San Lorenzo Verso: Figure of Christ rising from the Tomb

  • Artist/maker

    Michelangelo Buonarroti (1475 - 1564)
  • Associated place

    Europe (place of creation)
  • Date

    1532
  • Material and technique

    recto: Pen and brown ink with some wash on off-white paper
    Verso: Black chalk

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    sheet 27.3 x 15.7 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.

    WA1846.57

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Further reading

Carmen Bambach, Claire Barry, Francesco Caglioti, Caroline Elam, Marcella Morangiu, Mauro Mussolin, Michelangelo: Divine draftsman and designer (New York, Metropolitan Museum, 2017), p. 117 nos 87 - 88

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