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Portrait of Dante, after Vasari

Dolci, Carlo (draughtsman)

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Portrait of Dante, after Vasari


Dolci, Carlo (draughtsman) [ULAN info: Italian artist, 1616-1686]







Production Notes

formerly attributed to Giulio Clovio and Agnolo Bronzino

Technique Description

red and black chalk on paper


height: 232 mm
width: 201 mm


given: The Friends of the Fitzwilliam Museum 1926 (Filtered for: Paintings, Drawings and Prints)

J. Richardson, Snr (1665-1745) (Lugt 2189)

Standard print ref/s


  1. Shapley, Fern Rusk (1973) Paintings from the Samuel H. Kress collection: Italian schools XVI-XVIII century [in the National Gallery of Art, Washington], London? [page: 22]
    [comments: No.2.]
  2. Brunner, Michael (1993) Federico Zuccaro e Dante, Milan [page: 161]
  3. Scrase, David (1996) 'A drawing of Dante after Bronzino in The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge', [page: 204-209]
    Source title: Hommage au dessin, melanges offerts à Roseline Bacou, Galleria Editrice (
    [comments: Repr., fig 1.]


red chalk (medium)
black chalk (medium)
paper (support)

Accession Number

1176 (Paintings, Drawings and Prints)
(Reference Number: 7136; Input Date: 2000-06-08 / Last Edit: 2011-07-22)

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