Recto: The Nativity
Verso: Study of a foot, study of a leg


  • Title

    Recto: The Nativity
    Verso: Study of a foot, study of a leg

  • Artist/maker

    Master of the Drapery Studies (active 1470 - 1500)
    formerly attributed to Anonymous German
  • Associated place

    Strasbourg (place of creation)
  • Date

    c. 1470 - 1478
  • Material and technique

    recto: pen and brown ink on laid paper
    verso: pen and brown ink with black chalk

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    sheet 25.6 x 20.2 cm (height x width)
  • No. of items


  • Credit line

    Bequeathed by Francis Douce, 1834.

  • Museum location

  • Museum department

    Western Art

  • Accession no.


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Further reading

Parker, Karl Theodore, Catalogue of the Collection of Drawings in the Ashmolean Museum, I, Netherlandish, German, French and Spanish Schools (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1938), 257

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