Male Back with a Flag

Summary

Male Back With a Flag
German: Studie zu dem eine Lanze tragenden Soldaten des geplanten Wandgemäldes "Schlacht von Cascina"
Male Back With a Flag - Michelangelo.jpg
Mediumchalk drawing
Dimensions19.6 cm × 27 cm (7.7 in × 11 in)
LocationAlbertina, Vienna

Male Back With a Flag is a chalk drawing by Michelangelo Buonarroti, from 1504.

Description

The painting is a drawing on paper, with dimensions of 19.6 x 27 centimeters. It is in the collection of the Albertina, Vienna.[1]

Analysis

It was a study for the planned mural Battle of Cascina.[2]

References

  1. ^ "Male Back With a Flag". www.europeana.eu. Retrieved 2016-05-09.
  2. ^ "Männlicher Rückenakt (Studie zu dem eine Lanze tragenden Soldaten des geplanten Wandgemäldes "Schlacht von Cascina")". Albertina.

Sources

  • Eugène Müntz (17 January 2012). Michelangelo. Parkstone International. pp. 207–. ISBN 978-1-78310-023-1.
  • Ludwig Goldscheider, ed. (1951). Drawings. Phaidon Press.

Coordinates: 48°12′15″N 16°22′04″E / 48.2042°N 16.3678°E / 48.2042; 16.3678