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The Triumph of Cybele

Artist:
Luca Giordano (Italian, Naples 1634–1705 Naples)
Date:
ca. 1697
Medium:
Brush and brown wash over black chalk
Dimensions:
14-3/4 x 20-7/8 in. (37.5 x 53.0 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1963
Accession Number:
63.76.4
Not on view
Inscription: Annotated in brush and gray wash at right border Jorda . . .; in pen and brown ink at lower border, N.º 72. 324Ps, 4 . . . Rs [?].
Sotheby's, London- Feb. 27, 1963, no. 21 (as 17th c. Italian); P. & D. Colnaghi & Co.
Morgan Library & Museum, New York. "Drawings from New York Collections, II. The Seventeenth Century in Italy," February 23, 1967–April 22, 1967.

Pace Wildestein Gallery, New York. "Gods & Heroes. Baroque Images of Antiquity," October 30, 1968–January 4, 1969.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," July 21, 1997–October 5, 1997.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," June 23, 2015–September 28, 2015.

Jacob Bean 100 European Drawings in the Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York Graphic Society, New York, 1964, cat. no. 38, fig. no. 38, ill.

Michael Milkovich Luca Giordano in America, Paintings, Drawings, and Prints Exh. cat., Brooks Memorial Art Gallery, Memphis, Tennesse. Memphis, Tennesse, April 1964, p. 39.

Oreste Ferrari, Giuseppe Scavizzi Luca Giordano. Edizioni Scientifiche Italiane, I and II, Naples (3 vols.), 1966, pp. I-p.202;II-2.

Jacob Bean, Felice Stampfle Drawings from New York Collections, Vol. II: The Seventeenth Century in Italy. Exh. cat. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Morgan Library & Museum, New York, 1967, cat. no. 125, ill.

Walter Vitzthum "Review: Drawings from New York Collections, Vol. 2: The Seventeenth Century in Italy (Exh. cat., New York, MMA and PML, by Jacob Bean and Felice Stampfle, 1967)." Burlington Magazine. vol. 109, London, April 1967, cat. no. 769, p. 253.

Eunice Williams Gods and Heroes, Baroque Images of Antiquity. A loan exhibition from North American collections for the benefit of the archaeological exploration of Sardi, October 30, 1968 - January 4, 1969. Wildenstein & Co., Inc., New York, 1968.

Jacob Bean, Lawrence Turčić 17th century Italian Drawings in The Metropolitan Museum of Art. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1979, cat. no. 230, fig. no. 230, pp. 176-77, ill.

Manuela B. Mena Marqués Museo del Prado: Catálogo de dibujos, VI: Dibujos italianos del siglo XVII.. Museo Nacional del Prado, Madrid, 1983, fig. no. 158, p. 97, ill.



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