Workshop of Agostino Carracci

Stork Biting a Monkey that Picks Fleas from a Dog

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Identification & Creation

Catalogue Number:
04

Artist:
Workshop of Agostino Carracci (1557-1609)

Title:
A Stork Biting a Monkey that Picks Fleas from a Dog

Work Type:
Drawing

Date:
17th Century

Culture:
Italian

Physical Description

Medium:
Brown ink with light tracings of graphite, pasted on secondary support

Dimensions:
2 1/4 in. h X 8 1/8 in. w

Inscriptions:
Recto annotated 18 (graphite); Mount inscribed Jacques Callot: French (1592-1635) (2 corrected in blue ink) / Animals (graphite)

Verso:
No marks

Watermarks:
None

Condition:
Generally clean, intact, and stable

Acquisition & Rights

Credit Line:
Cornell College, Gift of Robert Sonnenschein II

Accession Year:
1951

Object Number:
1951.04

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