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: Workshop of Giorgio Vasari (Italian, Arezzo 1511–1574 Florence)Date: ca. 1556–62Medium: Pen and brown ink, brush and brown wash, highlighted with white gouache, over traces of black chalk or graphite, on gray-green paperAccession: 58.104On view in:Gallery 690
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: Leonardo Marini (Italian, Piedmontese documented ca. 1730–after 1797)Date: 1760–97Medium: Pen and black ink, brush with gray, yellow, green and pink watercolor, over black chalk or leadpoint; ruler and compass constructedAccession: 65.654.15On view in:Gallery 690
Artist: Federico Zuccaro (Zuccari) (Italian, Sant'Angelo in Vado 1540/42–1609 Ancona)Date: 1576–79Medium: Pen and brown ink, brush and brown wash, over red chalk on ecru paper. The paper is cut to the shape of a segment of an octagonal cupolaAccession: 61.53On view in:Gallery 690
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