Head of a Youth

about 1500
Lorenzo di Credi (Italian, about 1456–1536)


Catalogue Raisonné

Macandrew 002

Dimensions

Sheet (sight): 22.5 x 19.4 cm (8 7/8 x 7 5/8 in.) Framed: 38.4 x 35 cm (15 1/8 x 13 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

17.592

Medium or Technique

Silverpoint, heightened with white, on gray prepared paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Provenance

Jonathan Richardson, Sr. (b. 1665 - d. 1745), London (Lugt 2183); January 22, 1747 (and following days), Richardson sale, Mr. Cock, London, sold to John Manners, 3d Duke of Rutland (b. 1696 - d. 1779), London. Sir Edward John Poynter (b. 1836 - d. 1919), London (Lugt 874). By 1911, Denman Waldo Ross (b. 1853 - d. 1935), Cambridge, MA [see note]; 1917, gift of Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA. (Accession Date: February 15, 1917)

NOTE: First lent to the MFA on June 22, 1911.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection