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A bearded man walking to right (one of the three kings?)
Black chalk, heightened with white, on grey paper
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Height: 277 millimetres
Width: 126 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- The inscription is shared with another drawing by Salmeggia in the BM, 1946,0713.1379, as well as one in Grenoble, a study for an altarpiece in the Duomo of Milan to which another two drawings by this artist in the BM are related, 1917,1208.2 and 1949,0709.7.
Lit.: E. Pagliano (ed.), exhib. cat., Musée de Grenoble, `De chair et d`esprit. Dessins italiens du musée de Grenoble`, Paris, 2010, under no. 20, p. 69.
- Not on display
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- Acquisition notes
- 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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