- Museum number
Bandinelli album: A torso and a skeleton in profile. Pen and brown ink over leadpoint
Verso: a skeleton. Pen and brown ink over leadpoint
- Production date
- 1525-1550 (circa)
Height: 282 millimetres
Width: 206 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- Fifteenth page of an album discussed under 1866,1208.641/2 (with bibliography).
To the left is a torso with the rib cage partly revealed, the same model as the recto of the preceding page but in the opposite orientation. The torso is juxtaposed with a skeleton in left profile and smaller scale. The right femur is left off and the left tibia and fibula are cut by the trimming of the bottom edge.
The verso depicts a stooped skeleton from behind. The bone of the lower right arm is left off and the leg bones are cut by the trimming of the bottom edge.
- Not on display
- Exhibition history
1997 Oct-Nov, London, Royal College of Art, 'The Quick and the Dead'
1998 Jan-Mar, Warwick, Mead Gallery, 'The Quick and the Dead'
1998 Mar-May, Leeds, City Art Gallery, 'The Quick and the Dead'
1998 Jun-Sep, Geneva, Musee d'Art et d'Histoire, 'The Quick and the Dead'
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- The title on the album cover demonstrates a Dutch or Flemish provenance.
- Prints and Drawings
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