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Circle of Pietro Buonaccorsi, called Perino del Vaga (1501-1547)
Circle of Pietro Buonaccorsi, called Perino del Vaga (1501-1547)

Design for the tomb of a bishop of the Paci family, with subsidiary studies of the entablatures (recto); An elevation and two ground plans for a choir (verso)

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Circle of Pietro Buonaccorsi, called Perino del Vaga (1501-1547)
Design for the tomb of a bishop of the Paci family, with subsidiary studies of the entablatures (recto); An elevation and two ground plans for a choir (verso)

inscribed 'Deposito di Casa Paci' and with letters A to E relating to the architectural details (recto) and 'coro della osservanza della [os]servanza fuori' (partly cut, verso)
black chalk, pen and brown ink
178 x 98 mm.
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Dr. Paul Davies has kindly suggested that the sketches on the verso may relate to an unrealized restoration of San Vitale in Ravenna, and dates the sheet to the 1550s.
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