Allegorical Figure of a Woman

Allegorical Figure of a Woman

Allegorical Figure of a Woman
Giovanni Mauro della Rovere, called il Fiammenghino (c.1575-1640)
Italy
Early 17th century
Ink and wash heightened with white on blue laid paper
Width 22.2 cm x height 24.2 cm
Museum no. D.69-1885

The integrally blue coloured paper looks as if it is grey as it has also been prepared with a grey wash.