David with the head of Goliath; nude figure of David striding to left, holding onto the giant's hair with his left hand.
Drawing/ album by Parmigianino, 15181540
© British Museum
- Red chalk on paper
- 11.6 x 8.2 cm
- Acquired in:
Part of an album of drawings belonging to Lord James Cavendish MP (d 1741), son of the second Duke of Devonshire (1665-1729), founder of the great collection of drawings at Chatsworth. The collection of drawings form an interesting relic of the great age of collecting in England.
Collection of Lord James Cavendish