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After a work attributed to Eusebio da San Giorgio (c. 1470 – c. 1550)

A young girl 1860

Albumen print | 30.6 x 22.4 cm (image) | RCIN 2864193

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A photograph of a drawing depicting a young girl now in the Musée des Beaux Arts, Lille (inv. no. 489). Annotated on the verso.

In the catalogue of the Italian drawings of the Palais des Beaux Arts, Lille, this drawing is catalogued as possibly by Eusebio da San Giorgio and the historic attribution to Raphael is rejected (see Bibliographic References).

A copy of this photograph (RCIN 854445) can be found in the Prince Consort's Raphael Collection, portfolio 48 (970608)

  • Creator(s)

    After a work attributed to Eusebio da San Giorgio (c. 1470 – c. 1550) (draughtsman)

    After a work previously attributed to Raphael (Urbino 1483-Rome 1520) (draughtsman)

    Attributed to Robert Jefferson Bingham (1825-70) (photographer)

  • 30.6 x 22.4 cm (image)

  • Acquired by Queen Victoria and Prince Albert

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • photographs
    • Science, Medicine and Technology
      • Medical sciences
        • Anatomy
          • Heads
  • Bibliographic reference(s)

    Brejon de Lavergnée 1997 : Brejon de Lavergnée, B, 1997. Catalogue des dessins Italiens. Collections du Palais des Beaux-Arts de Lille, Paris pp. 88-89, no. 206