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Diogenes, seated in front of his barrel, reading from a book, with a plucked hen behind
Chiaroscuro woodcut from three blocks
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Height: 484 millimetres
Width: 356 millimetres
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- For another impression, see 1859,0709.2376. After a drawing by Parmigianino, now rediscovered: see David Ekserdjian in `Master Drawings`, 2008, pp.367-73. Ugo da Carpi must have employed a drawn copy of Parmigianino's drawing for his woodcut.
The present print was exhibited with Goltzius` `Hercules and Cacus` woodcut, 1895,0607.83, in the 2014 exhibition of German post-war works on paper from the Duerckheim collection in the P&D galleries (see 1895,0607.83).
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2014 6 Feb-31 Aug, London, BM (G90), Germany Divided: Baselitz and his generation, From the Duerckheim Collection
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