Recto: Christ
Verso: Three Architectural sketches


  • Title

    Recto: Christ Verso: Three Architectural sketches

  • Artist/maker

  • Associated place

    Parma (place of creation)
  • Date

    1520 - 1522
  • Material and technique

    recto: red chalk on laid paper
    verso: pen and brown ink, blind stylus, and red chalk on laid paper

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    sheet 24 x 18 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, II, Italian Schools (Oxford, 1956), 204

Macandrew, Hugh, Ashmolean Museum Oxford: Catalogue of the Collection of Drawings, III, Italian Schools: Supplement (Oxford, 1980), 204

Popham, A. E., Correggio's Drawings (London: Published for the British Academy by Oxford University Press, 1957), 24

Di Giampaolo, Mario, Muzzi, Andrea, Correggio: i disegni, 2 (Turin: Umberto Allemandi & C., 1989), 30

Adorni, Bruno, ‘L’interesse del Correggio per l’architettura’, Fornari Schianchi, Lucia, Correggio (Milan: Skira, 2008), 380

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