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study of the Madonna and Child with St. Agatha and St. Roch and a further study of St. Roch (verso) study of St. James
  • Ventura Salimbeni
    1568–1613
    born: Siena, Italy ; died: Siena, Italy
  • study of the Madonna and Child with St. Agatha and St. Roch and a further study of St. Roch (verso) study of St. James, late 1500s–early 1600s
  • Where object was made: Italy
  • chalk on paper
  • Paper Type: laid
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 20.5 x 27.5 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 8.07 x 10.83 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 28.2 x 36.8 cm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 11 1/8 x 14 1/2 in
    Mat Dimensions: 16 x 20 in
  • Museum purchase: Letha Churchill Walker Memorial Art Fund
  • Not on display
  • 1985.0142
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Recto: On the right side of the paper is an image of a woman holding a child, floating on a cloud in the center. Below this cloud are two figures. The figure on the right is holding a staff. On the left side of the paper is an image of a man draped in cloth, holding a staff with his right hand.

Verso: On the left side of the paper is an image of a man looking up. He has facial hair and long curly hair. On the right side of the paper is a faint sketch of a figure looking off to the right.