Small notebook Peregrino da Cesena - Notebook of drawings
This notebook was published for the exhibition "16th century Bolognese drawings in the Louvre collections", at the Musée du Louvre from 22 September 2022 to 16 January 2023.
Peregrino dit Peregrino da Cesena active between 1490 et 1520 ca.)
Notebook of drawings (details). Paper H. 13; L. 9,7 cm
Cover and inside
Folio 11 recto. Two flowers, one of which is from the Labiatae family; daguet (Capreolus capreolus) lying in profile to the right; strawberry (Fragaria) with 7 fruits; Stems of columbine (Acquilegia Vulgaris) in flower and two details of the flower; unidentified plant motif.
Pen and brown ink, black stone. Pen and brown ink, red gouache (for one of the strawberries), green, blue and mauve (for the columbine stem). Inscription in pen and brown ink at the foot of the strawberry plant: Mag(id?) l (er?); on either side of the columbine stem: f. An, gelicho. Numbering in pen and brown ink at top right: 11.
Fourth cover page
Folio 26 verso. Two studies with variant of a lozenge-shaped vegetal interlace, reserving an oval centre, decorated at the top with stones or pearls, on the right with a pomegranate, on the left with a 6-petal flower, at the bottom with a heraldic fleur-de-lys.
Pen and brown ink.
Paris, musée du Louvre, collection Edmond de Rothschild
© Photo, Rmn-Grand Palais / Musée du Louvre ( M.Urtado)
Small notebook 10 x 16 cm - 56 pages
Printed in France, on creative papers.
© Rmn - Grand Palais, Paris 2022