Madonna and Child with the Young Saint John the Baptist
29.53 cm x 16.51 cm (11 5/8 in. x 6 1/2 in.)
(Moneglia, Italy, 1527 - 1585, El Escorial, Spain)
Medium and Support:
Pen and brown ink
Blanton Museum of Art, The University of Texas at Austin, The Suida-Manning Collection, 2017
Emphatic structure and extreme economy characterize Cambiaso's drawings toward the middle of the 1560s. This drawing is an excellent example.