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Studies for the Libyan Sibyl (recto); Studies for the Libyan Sibyl and a small Sketch for a Seated Figure (verso)

Artist: Michelangelo Buonarroti (Italian, Caprese 1475–1564 Rome)
Date: ca. 1510–11
Medium: Red chalk, with small accents of white chalk on the left shoulder of the figure in the main study (recto); soft black chalk, or less probably charcoal (verso)
Dimensions: Sheet: 11 3/8 x 8 7/16 in. (28.9 x 21.4 cm)
Classification: Drawings
Credit Line: Purchase, Joseph Pulitzer Bequest, 1924
Accession Number: 24.197.2

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