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

Farm Woman Going to Market

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.

© Web Gallery of Art, created by Emil Krén and Daniel Marx.