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Neptune, whole-length, standing to front, holding a trident in his right hand, various grotesque creatures at r.
Pen and brown ink, over black chalk, made up at the top, bottom and left
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Height: 419 millimetres
Width: 265 millimetres (irregular)
- Curator's comments
- The traditional attribution to Palma Vecchio was rejected by A.E. Popham in favour of one to Luini. Philip Pouncey endorsed this idea, writing under Popham's attribution to Luini on the mount 'seems convincing to me'.
Lit: G. Bora, '"Figure Quadrate": Modelli e figure naturali nelle fonti e nel disegno lombardo del secondo cinquecento', "Raccolta Vinciana", XXXVI, 2016, pp. 252-4, fig. 27.
- Not on display
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Miscellaneous number: A,22.34