An Angel in Flight. Study for the Fresco, ‘Ascent to Calvary’, in the Thirty-sixth Chapel on the Sacro Monte de Varallo

An Angel in Flight. Study for the Fresco, ‘Ascent to Calvary’, in the Thirty-sixth Chapel on the Sacro Monte de Varallo

An Angel in Flight. Study for the Fresco, ‘Ascent to Calvary’, in the Thirty-sixth Chapel on the Sacro Monte de Varallo
Pier Francesco Morazzone (Mazzucchelli) (1571 or 1573-1626)
Italy
Early 17th century
Black chalk with white on pale brown laid paper tinted pink; squared in black chalk
Width 25.7 cm x height 26.4 cm
Museum no. D.577-1887

The squaring is over the drawing. This indicates that it was to be transferred to another support.