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Two figures, perhaps in an 'Adoration of the Shepherds', after Parmigianino; the leading figure looking over his shoulder and pointing upwards
Pen and brown ink, with brown wash, heightened with white (oxidised), over black chalk, on light brown prepared paper
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Height: 90 millimetres
Width: 67 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- See Popham 1967, nos. 173 - 216.
An attribution to Lucas Vorsterman is plausible. Copy of a drawing at Christ Church, Oxford (0633), probably connected with an Adoration of the Shepherds.
Copy of a drawing at Christ Church, Oxford (0633; Bell, no. S. 20A; photo. Gernsheim 41757) which was probably connected with one of the compositions of the 'Adoration of the Shepherds' (1853,1008.3).
See also Pp,2.138
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- Acquisition notes
- The source of drawings Popham 1967, nos. 173 to 216 was probably a small volume bought by Knight in the sale of Lord Spencer's Colln (Philipe, 18.vi.1811/880) coming from the Colbert's library.
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