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  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1898,0215.18

  • Description

    The head of a damned soul or fury with flying hair, set in a border, after a drawing by Michelangelo
    Engraving

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1530-1562
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 183 millimetres
    • Width: 128 millimetres (platemark)
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        In margin 'ANT. S. S.'
  • Curator's comments

    The head is based on the drawing by Michelangelo of a damned soul, or a fury, that is now in the Uffizi (it was presented by Michelangelo to Gherardo Perini, and entered the Medici collections after Perini's death in 1564).

  • Location

    Not on display (Italian Masters Portfolio)

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1898

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1898,0215.18

The head of a damned soul with flying hair, set in a border, after a figure in Michelangelo's Last Judgement.  Engraving

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The head of a damned soul with flying hair, set in a border, after a figure in Michelangelo's Last Judgement. Engraving

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