Alexander committing to Safety the writings of Homer

Details

  • Title

    Alexander committing to Safety the writings of Homer

  • Artist/maker

    school of Raphael (1483 - 1520)
  • Associated place

    Europe (place of creation)
  • Date

    c. 1512 - 1513
  • Material and technique

    red chalk over blind stylus, squared for transfer in blind stylus

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    sheet 24.3 x 41.3 cm (height x width)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Purchased (Eldon Fund), 1935.

  • Museum location

  • Museum department

    Western Art

  • Accession no.

    WA1935.152

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Further reading

Parker, Karl Theodore, Catalogue of the Collection of Drawings in the Ashmolean Museum, II, Italian Schools (Oxford, 1956), 570

Macandrew, Hugh, Ashmolean Museum Oxford: Catalogue of the Collection of Drawings, III, Italian Schools: Supplement (Oxford, 1980), App.2.570

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