Sheet of Studies: three Heads, a kneeling Woman and a Boy


  • Title

    Sheet of Studies: three Heads, a kneeling Woman and a Boy

  • Artist/maker

    Angelo de Rossi (1671 - 1715)
  • Associated place

    Europe (place of creation)
  • Date

    1686 - 1715
  • Material and technique

    pen and brown ink over traces of red chalk with separate studies in black chalk on laid paper

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    sheet 17.6 x 22.4 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

Sutherland Harris, Ann, ‘Angelo de' 'Rossi, Bernini, and the Art of Caricature’, Master Drawings, 13/2, (1975)

Macandrew, Hugh, Ashmolean Museum Oxford: Catalogue of the Collection of Drawings, III, Italian Schools: Supplement (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1980), A129

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