TITLE

On the Recto and on the Verso of a Sheet of Drawings by Michelangelo at Princeton

AUTHOR(S)
Joannides, Paul
PUB. DATE
December 1995
SOURCE
Record of the Princeton University Art Museum;1995, Vol. 54 Issue 2, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article examines the history of a sixteenth-century black chalk drawing of a young man by Michelangelo Buonarroti at the Art Museum of Princeton University in New Jersey. There are assumptions that the drawing is the work of his pupil but thorough examination show that it is the product of his own artistry. It is something he show to his pupils when he feels impatient with their accomplishments prompting him to show them his own efforts and invention.
ACCESSION #
33525800

 

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