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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1938.51
People
Unidentified Artist
Previously attributed to Correggio (Antonio Allegri), Italian (Correggio, Italy c. 1489 - 1534 Correggio, Italy)
Title
Allegorical Figure, Reclining
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing
Date
17th century
Culture
Italian
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/298715
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Brown ink and brown wash on cream antique laid paper
Dimensions
11.3 × 16.6 cm (4 7/16 × 6 9/16 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: verso: Bottinelli (coll.) de Francfort Tr 12 August--43--(for 140 fl) Antonio Allegori dettto il Correggio fecit
  • watermark: Six-pointed star over circle [fragmentary]
Provenance
Bottinelli collection. Therese Kuhn Straus (Mrs. Herbert N. Straus), gift; to Fogg Art Museum, 1938
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Mrs. Herbert N. Straus
Accession Year
1938
Object Number
1938.51
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Agnes Mongan and Paul J. Sachs, Drawings in the Fogg Museum of Art, Harvard University Press (Cambridge, 1940), no. 274

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