The Drawings of the Florentine Painters

No Image
Inventory Number
12.F
Title (1961)
Busto di un giovane che legge un libro aperto nelle sue mani, studio di un braccio con l'indice puntato e di una mano
Title (1938)
Bust of youth reading book, which he holds with both hands, and study of an arm with pointing hand and of a hand
Artist Attribution
Michelangelo (By)
Artist Attribution (1961)
Michelangelo (School of)
Technique
red chalk
Location
Casa Buonarroti (Florence)

Data Sources
Villa I Tatti 0001657-Berenson
ULAN Michelangelo 
VIAF Casa Buonarroti 
Geonames Florence 


1961 Edition

Title
Busto di un giovane che legge un libro aperto nelle sue mani, studio di un braccio con l'indice puntato e di una mano
Artist Attribution
Michelangelo (School of)
Berenson Cat. No.
1657
Notes
Same as 1938, in Italian

1938 Edition

Title
Bust of youth reading book, which he holds with both hands, and study of an arm with pointing hand and of a hand
Artist Attribution
Michelangelo (By)
Berenson Cat. No.
1657
Notes
This is a copy after an original study (unknown to me) for one of the readers by the bedside of Ahasuerus, in the Fall of Haman in the Sixtine Chapel. The arm may have been identical in quality with the Haarlem studies for the same great undertaking.

1903 Edition

Title
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Artist Attribution
Michelangelo (By)
Berenson Cat. No.
1657
Notes
Same as 1938