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Frans Floris the Elder
RECTO:  THE PERSIAN SIBYL, AFTER MICHELANGELO VERSO:  MYTHOLOGICAL SCENE WITH CHIMERA
Estimate
6,0008,000
LOT SOLD. 23,750 USD
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237
Frans Floris the Elder
RECTO:  THE PERSIAN SIBYL, AFTER MICHELANGELO VERSO:  MYTHOLOGICAL SCENE WITH CHIMERA
Estimate
6,0008,000
LOT SOLD. 23,750 USD
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Details & Cataloguing

Old Master Drawings including the Collection of Professor Egbert Haverkamp-Begemann

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Frans Floris the Elder
ANTWERP 1519/20 - 1570
RECTO:  THE PERSIAN SIBYL, AFTER MICHELANGELO VERSO:  MYTHOLOGICAL SCENE WITH CHIMERA
Pen and black and gray ink and grey wash over black chalk within pen and brown ink framing lines (recto);
Pen and gray ink and blue wash over black chalk (verso)
296 by 190 mm; 11 5/8  by 7½ in
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Catalogue Note

Frans Floris executed a number of studies after Michelangelo. Another drawing depicting studies after antique sculpture and a study after Michelangelo is in the Kupferstich-Kabinett, Basel.1

1. C. Van de Velde, Frans Floris (1590/20-1570) Leven en Werken, 2 Vols, Brussels 1975, vol II, fig. 115

Old Master Drawings including the Collection of Professor Egbert Haverkamp-Begemann

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New York