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Three Virtues (Temperance, Hope, and Fortitude or Justice) and Studies of a Seated Man

Artist: Circle of Lorenzo Monaco (Piero di Giovanni) (Italian, Florence (?) ca. 1370–1425 Florence (?))
Date: ca. 1420
Culture: Italian, Florence
Medium: Metalpoint, touches of brush and brown wash, heightened with white (partially oxidized in the figure at the lower left), on reddish violet prepared paper. Some lines retraced in pen and brown ink at a later date.
Dimensions: 9 13/16 x 7 5/16 in. (24.9 x 18.5 cm)
Classification: Drawings
Credit Line: Robert Lehman Collection, 1975
Accession Number: 1975.1.335

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