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Head of a Young Woman, by Parmigianino

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An image of Head of a Young Woman. Parmigianino (Francesco Mazzola) (Italian, 1503-1540). Silverpoint, heightened with bodycolour on a pinkish-grey prepared surface, on paper, height 113 mm, width 90 mm.

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Head of a Young Woman. Parmigianino (Francesco Mazzola) (Italian, 1503-1540). Silverpoint, heightened with bodycolour on a pinkish-grey prepared surface, on paper, height 113 mm, width 90 mm.

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  • Accession Number: 3078
  • Photograph copyright © The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge.
  • Aperture: f/19.0
  • Focal length: 120
  • Camera: Hasselblad H4D-31
  • Photographer name: Andrew Norman
  • Image height: 1025 pixels
  • Image width: 827 pixels
  • Processed with: Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 5.4 (Windows)
  • Filesize: 892.20kB
  • Exposure time: 1/125
  • ISO Speed: 100
  • Fnumber: 19/1
  • Captured: 2016:11:15 13:11:36

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16th Century bodycolour delicate drawing eyes cast downward female Fitz_PDP Francesco Mazzola heads Italian lady Late Renaissance Mannerism Mannerist metalpoint Parmigianino portraits Renaissance silverpoint woman young youth

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