FATHERS AND DAUGHTERS IN HOLBEIN'S
SKETCH OF THOMAS MORE'S FAMILY*
Study for a Family Portrait of Thomas More by Hans Holbein the Younger, c. 1527.
Pen and ink, black chalk.
Dffentliche Kunstsammlung Basel, Kupferstichkabinett
*I am very grateful to the Arizona State University Center for Medieval and
Renaissance Studies for inviting me to speak at its conférence on “Framing the Family”
in 2002, and to Diane Wolfthal for the improvements she suggested to an earlier draft
of this paper.
Questia, a part of Gale, Cengage Learning. www.questia.com
Book title: Framing the Family: Narrative and Representation in the Medieval and Early Modern Periods.
Contributors: Rosalynn Voaden - Editor, Diane Wolfthal - Editor.
Publisher: Arizona Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies.
Place of publication: Tempe, AZ.
Publication year: 2005.
Page number: 19.
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