Skip to main content

Head of an Old Woman (copy after Andrea del Sarto): 3134

An image of Drawing

Terms of use

These images are provided for non-commercial use under a Creative Commons License (BY-NC-ND). To license a high resolution version, please contact our image library who will discuss fees, terms and waivers.

Download this image

Creative commons explained - what it means, how you can use our's and other people's content.

Alternative views

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Head of an Old Woman (copy after Andrea del Sarto)


Draughtsman: Salviati, Francesco (Francesco de' Rossi) (Attributed to)



Measurements and weight

Height: 251 mm
Width: 130 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1830) by Hoyle, Charles

School or Style

Florentine School

Materials used in production

Red chalk

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Red chalk on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: M. Angelo Buanaroti
  • Location: Old mount
  • Method of creation: Indian ink

Identification numbers

Accession number: 3134
Primary reference Number: 7836
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 16 July 2021 Last processed: Thursday 3 August 2023

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

Citation for print

This record can be cited in the Harvard Bibliographic style using the text below:

The Fitzwilliam Museum (2023) "Head of an Old Woman (copy after Andrea del Sarto)" Web page available at: Accessed: 2023-09-28 14:51:52

Citation for Wikipedia

To cite this record on Wikipedia you can use this code snippet:

{{cite web|url= |title=Head of an Old Woman (copy after Andrea del Sarto) |author=The Fitzwilliam Museum|accessdate=2023-09-28 14:51:52|publisher=The University of Cambridge}}

API call for this record

To call these data via our API (remember this needs to be authenticated) you can use this code snippet:

Bootstrap HTML code for reuse

To use this as a simple code embed, copy this string:

<div class="text-center">
    <figure class="figure">
        <img src=""
        alt="Head of an Old Woman (copy after Andrea del Sarto)"
        class="img-fluid" />
        <figcaption class="figure-caption text-info">Head of an Old Woman (copy after Andrea del Sarto)</figcaption>

More objects and works of art you might like

Suggested products from Curating Cambridge

You might be interested in this...

Sign up for updates

Updates about future exhibitions and displays, family activities, virtual events & news. You'll be the first to know...