ARCIMBOLDO, Giuseppe
(b. 1526, Milano, d. 1593, Milano)

Farm Woman Going to Market

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Brown pen, gray-blue wash, 251 x 181 mm
Biblioteca Nacional, Madrid

This early drawing by Arcimboldo is either a preparatory drawing for a genre scene, popular in Lombardy at that time, or a mask for a festive occasion.




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