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A sacrifice; a bull being led through a street lined with onlookers, a man at centre with his hand raised to the animal, a soldier on horseback behind, three figures watching from a balcony at r, one wearing a turban, a gabled building behind with colonnade attached
Pen and grey ink, with grey wash, on yellow ochre prepared paper
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Height: 353 millimetres
Width: 280 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- In register as 'Milo of Criton about to kill an ox with his fist'.
Literature: Jane Ten Brink Goldsmith, ' Leonaert Bramer. 1596-1674. Ingenious Painter and Draughtsman in Rome and Delft', 1994, p. 35, under no. 42 (from a series of drawings illustrating mythological (?) scenes).
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- This item has an uncertain or incomplete provenance for the years 1933-45. The British Museum welcomes information and assistance in the investigation and clarification of the provenance of all works during that era.
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