Male Back With a Flag

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Male Back With a Flag
German: Studie zu dem eine Lanze tragenden Soldaten des geplanten Wandgemäldes "Schlacht von Cascina"
Male Back With a Flag - Michelangelo.jpg
Medium chalk drawing
Dimensions 19.6 cm × 27 cm (7.7 in × 11 in)
Location Albertina, Vienna

Male Back With a Flag is a chalk drawing by Michelangelo Buonarroti, from 1504.


The painting is a drawing on paper, with dimensions of 19.6 x 27 centimeters. It is in the collection of the Albertina, Vienna.[1]


It was a study for the planned mural Battle of Cascina.[2]



  • Eugène Müntz (17 January 2012). Michelangelo. Parkstone International. pp. 207–. ISBN 978-1-78310-023-1. 
  • Ludwig Goldscheider, ed. (1951). Drawings. Phaidon Press. 

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Coordinates: 48°12′15″N 16°22′04″E / 48.2042°N 16.3678°E / 48.2042; 16.3678