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Francesco Morandini (Il Poppi), c.1544-1597, Italian, Studies of an infant head, after a cast, 1572-74. Black chalk on blue paper, 15.9 x 17.8 cm. Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Mannerism.

Baccio Bandinelli, 1493-1560, Italian, Three Male Heads, 1493-1560. Pen and brown ink over traces of black chalk; 32.1 x 20.6 cm. Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Mannerism.

Bartolomeo Passerotti, 1529-1592, Italian, An Angel, 1529-92. Pen and brown ink, over traces of black chalk, on beige paper: 42.6 x 25.7 cm. Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Mannerism.

Luca Cambiaso, 1527-1585, Italian, Fame, mid- to late 16th century. Pen and brown ink, brown wash, over traces of black chalk: 33.2 x 24.3 cm. Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Mannerism.

Nosadella (Giovanni Francesco Bezzi), c.1549-1571, Italian, (attributed to), Kneeling Bearded Old Man (recto). Red chalk, pen and brown ink with brush and brown and red wash, highlighted with a little white (recto); 22.8 x 17.6cm. Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Mannerism.

Francesco Salviati (Francesco de' Rossi), 1510-1563, Italian, Seated Male Nude, 1510-63. Red chalk: 16 x 11.1 cm. Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Mannerism.

Giuseppe Cesari (Il Cavaliere d'Arpino), 1568-1640, Italian, Study of a Male Nude, n.d. Red chalk, 17.8 x 11cm. Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Mannerism.

Giuseppe Cesari (Il Cavaliere d'Arpino), 1568-1640, Italian, Study after the Belvedere Torso, c.1585. Red chalk, 25.2 x 19.1cm. Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Mannerism.

Paolo Farinati, c.1524-1606, Italian, Project for the Decoration of a Spandrel: Winged Female Figure Holding a Tablet and a Crown, 1524-1606. Brush and brown wash, over black chalk, on blue paper: 40.1 x 28 cm. Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Mannerism.