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Studies for the Libyan Sibyl (recto); Studies for the Libyan Sibyl and a small Sketch for a Seated Figure (verso), ca. 1510–1511
Michelangelo Buonarroti (Italian)
Red chalk, with small accents of white chalk on the left shoulder of the figure in the main study (recto); soft black chalk, or less probably charcoal (verso)
Purchase, Joseph Pulitzer Bequest, 1924 (24.197.2)
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