• Title


  • Artist/maker

    Taddeo Zuccaro (1529 - 1566)
  • Associated place

    Rome (place of creation)
  • Date

  • Material and technique

    pen and brown ink with brown wash, heightened with touches of bodycolour, over black chalk on yellow-brown prepared paper, silhouetted, laid down, and the sheet made up

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    sheet 37.8 x 26.2 cm (height x width)
  • No. of items


  • Credit line

    Purchased, 1937.

  • Museum location

  • Museum department

    Western Art

  • Accession no.


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Further reading

Gere, John A, Taddeo Zuccaro: his development studied in his drawings (London: Faber and Faber, 1969), 157

Parker, Karl Theodore, Catalogue of the Collection of Drawings in the Ashmolean Museum, II, Italian Schools (Oxford, 1956), 763

Macandrew, Hugh, Ashmolean Museum Oxford: Catalogue of the Collection of Drawings, III, Italian Schools: Supplement (Oxford, 1980), 763

Gere, John A., ‘Two of Taddeo Zuccaro’s last commissions, completed by Federico Zuccaro, I, the Pucci Chapel in S. Trinità dei Monti’, The Burlington Magazine, 108, (1966), 293

Mundy, James, ‘Additions to and Observations on Federico Zuccaro’s Drawings from the Critical 1560s’, Master Drawings, 43, (2005), 168-171

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