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Drawing, Sketch of Classical Sculpture of the Venus Pudica Type, ca. 1475

This is a Drawing. It is dated ca. 1475 and we acquired it in 1901. Its medium is silverpoint, heightened with brush and white gouache on laid paper mounted on laid paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was catalogued by Julie Pastor. It is credited Museum purchase through gift of various donors.

Its dimensions are

17.2 × 8.4 cm (6 3/4 × 3 5/16 in.)

It is inscribed

Inscribed in pen and ink, upper right: 34 [or 54?]

Cite this object as

Drawing, Sketch of Classical Sculpture of the Venus Pudica Type, ca. 1475; Italy; silverpoint, heightened with brush and white gouache on laid paper mounted on laid paper; 17.2 × 8.4 cm (6 3/4 × 3 5/16 in.); Museum purchase through gift of various donors; 1901-39-2971

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