Head of a Woman, Facing Right

Pierre Milan, French, active 1545 - 1557

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Engraving on laid paper

Impression: 6 1/4 × 4 5/8 in. (15.9 × 11.7 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Purchased through the Guernsey Center Moore 1904 Memorial Fund

PR.970.18

Geography/Culture

Europe, France

Period

1400-1600

Object Name

Print

Classification

Print

Not on view

Inscription

Inscribed, in plate, upper left: 6

Course History

ITAL 7, Women in Renaissance Venice, Courtney Quaintance, Spring 2015

FRIT 34, Sex and Gender in the Italian Renaissance, Courtney Quaintance, Spring 2015

Exhibition History

The Simple Art: Printed Images in an Age of Magnificence, The Art Gallery, University of New Hampshire, Durham, New Hampshire, September 6-October 18, 2006; Thorne-Sagendorph Art Gallery, Keene State College, Keene, New Hampshire, November 9-December 10, 2006.

Recent Acquisitions: Prints and Drawings, Barrows Print Room, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, September 22-October 30, 1972.

Late Medieval and Renaissance Prints, Barrows Galleries, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, November 8-December 15, 1974.

Art 1, South Lobby, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, November-December, 1973.

Art 1, Barrows Galleries, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, November 21, 1975-January 11, 1976.

Publication History

Patricia Emison, The Simple Art: Printed Images in an Age of Magnificence, Durham, New Hampshire: The Art Gallery, University of New Hampshire, 2006, no. 51, p.79-80.

Provenance

Christopher Mendez, London, England; sold to present collection, 1970.

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