Study of a Saint by Daniele da Volterra

He is seen in profile, leaning against a wall, extending his right arm.

Details

Category:
Religious
Medium:
Black chalk Dimensions: 37 x 23 cm
Acquired in:
1946
Vendor:
Frere Cholmeley

To the right is a study of his leg without the drapery. Study for apostle on the left in the fresco 'Assumption of the Virgin' in the della Rovere chapel in Sta. Trinita de' Monti.

Provenance

From the Phillipps Fenwick Collection.

Venue details

British Museum Great Russell Street, LONDON London WC1B 3DG 020 7323 8299 www.britishmuseum.org

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