Jan 10, 2013

Head of a Young Man in Profile with a Book

Head of a Young Man in Profile with a Book

c. 1730/40s

Giovanni Battista Piazzetta

(Italian, 1682–1754)

Black chalk, stumped, heightened with white chalk

Support: Blue laid(?) paper, faded to gray, laid down on light brown board

Sheet: 38 x 27.3 cm (14 15/16 x 10 3/4 in.); Secondary Support: 44 x 33.8 cm (17 5/16 x 13 5/16 in.)

Gift of Jacob M. Heimann 1943.374


See also
DR - Italian
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