Head of an Old Man

Details

  • Title

    Head of an Old Man

  • Artist/maker

    school of Rogier van der Weyden (c. 1399 - 1464)
  • Associated place

    Europe (place of creation)
  • Date

    1435 - 1440
  • Material and technique

    silverpoint, on cream prepared paper (laid down)

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    sheet 8.4 x 7.6 cm (height x width)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Purchased, 1935.

  • Museum location

  • Museum department

    Western Art

  • Accession no.

    WA1935.96

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Further reading

Piper, David, and Christopher White, Treasures of the Ashmolean Museum: An Illustrated Souvenir of the Collections, revised edn (Oxford: Ashmolean Museum, 1995), no. 52 on p. 54, illus. p. 54 fig. 52

Parker, Karl Theodore, Catalogue of the Collection of Drawings in the Ashmolean Museum, I, Netherlandish, German, French and Spanish Schools (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1938), 93

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