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A standard-bearer; looking behind to left, trees behind
Pen and brown ink
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Height: 264 millimetres
Width: 198 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- Lit.: A.E. Popham, 'Catalogue of the Drawings of Parmigianino', Cambridge, 1971, no. 255; D. Ekserdjian, 'Parmigianino', New Haven and London, 2006, p. 185, fig. 196
Bambach, Chapman, Clayton & Goldner 2000
The subject of the drawing appears not to have a specific source. It is an exercise in virtuoso draughtsmanship, with the billowing flag echoing the sinuous movement of the lithe youth.
Literature: Popham, BM, no. 152; Popham, Parm., no. 255.
- Not on display
- Exhibition history
2000-1 Oct-Jan, BM, 'Drawings by Correggio and Parmigianino', No.133
2001 Feb-May, New York, Met Mus of Art, 'Drawings by Correggio and Parmigianino', No.133
2003 Feb-May, Parma, Galleria Nazionale, 'Parmigianino e il manierismo europeo'
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