RD.29 Standing Nude Youth Seen from the Back

RE.29 Nude Youth Seen from the Back

Paris, Louvre, Inv. 858.


Pen and ink, 39.2 x 11.6; no wm.  Inscribed in pencil on the verso: B. Bandinelli; and on the mount: Rosso (K.) [Kusenberg].

PROVENANCE: Antoine Coypel (Lugt 478).

LITERATURE: Carroll, 1964 (1976), I, Bk. I, 171-172, II, Bk. II, 266-270, D. 24B, Bk. III, Fig. 80, as a copy of a lost drawing by Rosso of around 1527-1528 (with another copy in the Uffizi, no. 6496F [RD.13]); “Addition to the Preface,” 1976, vii, as questionable that it reflects a lost drawing by Rosso.

On this drawing, which is related to Uffizi no. 6596F, see RD.13.