Giovanni Agostino Cassana (Italian, Venice ca. 1665–1720 Genoa)
or Made by Giovanni Battista Cassana (Italian, Venice (?) 1668–1738 Mirandola)
Black chalk, reinforced with colored chalks, brush, gouache, and brown ink, on blue paper
9 3/4 x 15 13/16 in. (24.8 x 40.1 cm)
Rogers Fund, 1963
Not on view
Inscription: Annotated in pen and brown ink on lower border of old mount, Cassanini.
George Knapton (British, London 1698–1778 London); Thomas Philipe (British, 1740–1816)- May 25-June 5, 1807, no. 225; Sir Thomas Lawrence (British, Bristol 1769–1830 London); Hon. Mrs. J. Borthwick; Sotheby's, LondonNov. 28, 1962, no. 26, as Italian School 17th c.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Genoa: Drawings and Prints, 1530-1800," April 23, 1996–July 10, 1996.
Jacob Bean, Lawrence Turčić 17th century Italian Drawings in The Metropolitan Museum of Art. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1979, cat. no. 110, fig. no. 110, p. 82, ill.
Carmen C. Bambach, Nadine Orenstein, William M. Griswold, Allegra Pesenti Genoa: Drawings and Prints, 1530-1800 Exh. cat. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1996, cat. no. 19, p. 26.
Artist: Leonardo da Vinci (Italian, Vinci 1452–1519 Amboise)Date: 1480–85Medium: Silverpoint, partly reworked by the artist with pen and dark brown ink on pink prepared paper; lines ruled with metalpoint (recto); pen and brown ink (verso)
Accession: 17.142.1On view in:The Met Floor 3
Artist: Perino del Vaga (Pietro Buonaccorsi) (Italian, Florence 1501–1547 Rome)Date: ca. 1532–35Medium: Pen and dark brown ink with brown and gray wash, highlighted with white gouacheAccession: 2011.36On view in:Not on view
Artist: Jacob van Ruisdael (Dutch, Haarlem 1628/29–1682 Amsterdam)Date: 1650–55Medium: Black chalk; brush and gray wash; gouache; framing lines in pen and brown ink.Accession: 1995.196On view in:Not on view
Artist: Raphael (Raffaello Sanzio or Santi) (Italian, Urbino 1483–1520 Rome)Date: 1508–10Medium: Pen and brown ink over black chalk, partially incised with a stylus (recto); rubbed with black chalk for transfer (verso)Accession: 1997.153On view in:Not on view