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Standing and Seated Figures in a Landscape with an Obelisk

Battista Pittoni (Italian, Vicenza ca. 1520–ca. 1583 Venice (?))

Date:
1520–83
Medium:
Pen and brown ink
Dimensions:
8-3/8 x 7-1/4 in. (21.3 x 18.4 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Bequest of Harry G. Sperling, 1971
Accession Number:
1975.131.1
  • Provenance

    John B. Skippe (British, 1742–1812 London); Mrs. A. D. Rayner-Wood Descendant of John Skippe; the Martin family including Edward Holland-Martin.; Edward Holland-Martin Descendant of John Skippe; the Martin family, including Mrs. A. D. Rayner-Wood.; Christie's, London11/20-21/1958, no. 263A, as Venetian SchoolNovember, 20-21, 1958, no. 263 A, as Venetian School, 16th century.; Harry G. Sperling

  • References

    Jacob Bean, Lawrence Turcic 15th and 16th Century Italian Drawings in the Metropolitan Museum of Art. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1982, cat. no. 179, fig. no. 179, p. 186, ill.



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