Drawing, Head of a Nun
This is a Drawing. It was after Alessandro Marchesini. It is dated 1750–1800 and we acquired it in 1948. Its medium is red chalk on cream paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.
This object was
Mrs. Grafton H. Pyne.
It is credited
Gift of Mrs. Grafton H. Pyne.
Its dimensions are
22.6 × 15.9 cm (8 7/8 × 6 1/4 in.)
It has the following markings
Watermark: F C within a heart Stamp, verso: Giovanni Lombardi, Firenze
It is inscribed
Inscribed in pen and brown ink, lower left: Marchesini; verso: Marchesini Bolognese fece
Cite this object as
Drawing, Head of a Nun; After Alessandro Marchesini (Italian, 1663–1738); Italy; red chalk on cream paper; 22.6 × 15.9 cm (8 7/8 × 6 1/4 in.); Gift of Mrs. Grafton H. Pyne; 1948-118-87