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Cinerary Urn, after the Antique

Artist:
Circle of Nicolas Poussin (French, Les Andelys 1594–1665 Rome)
Date:
n.d.
Medium:
Pen and brown ink, brush and brown wash, over black chalk.
Dimensions:
11 1/4 x 8 3/4 in. (28.6 x 22.2 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Gift of Cornelius Vanderbilt, 1880
Accession Number:
80.3.583
Not on view
James Jackson Jarves; Cornelius Vanderbilt (American, Staten Island, New York 1843–1899 New York); Donor: Cornelius Vanderbilt (American, Staten Island, New York 1843–1899 New York)
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," May 21, 2001–August 12, 2001.

Bean and Turcic 1986.254, Rosenberg and Prat 1994.R 656
Walter Friedlaender, Sir Anthony Blunt The Drawings of Nicolas Poussin. Catalogue Raisonné. Part Five. Drawings after the Antique. Miscellaneous Drawings. Addenda. 5 vols., London, 1974, cat. no. 320, vol. 5, fig. no. 252, ill.

Doris Wild Nicolas Poussin. 2 vols., Zurich, 1980, p. 195, vol. 1.

Jacob Bean, Lawrence Turčić 15th-18th Century French Drawings in The Metropolitan Museum of Art. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1986, cat. no. 254, p. 225, ill.

Matthias Winner "Poussins Selbstbildnis von 1649." in Il se rendit en Italie. Études offertes à André Chastel. Rome, 1987, note 59, pp. 383, 393.

James Thompson "Nicolas Poussin." in The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, Winter 1992-1993, fig. no. 16, p. 22, ill.

Pierre Rosenberg, Louis-Antoine Prat Nicolas Poussin 1594-1665: Catalogue raisonné des dessins. 2 vols., Milan, 1994, cat. no. R 656, vol. II, fig. no. R 656, pp. 944-945, ill.



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