Caravaggio’s underdrawing: a ‘Quest for the Grail’?

Anno: 2010

Autori: Bellucci R., Frosinini C., Pezzati L.

Affiliazione autori: Opificio delle Pietre Dure

Abstract: This paper deals with the ongoing research on the underdrawing in Caravaggio’s paintings. A brief examination of the sources, treatises and the previous bibliography on the subject has led us to reconsider the possibility that there have been many misinterpretations.

Titolo Convegno: Studying old master paintings: technology and practice
Luogo: London

Parole chiavi: reflectography; underdrawing;