Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Mythological Scene

Artist:
Anonymous, Italian, Bolognese, 17th century
Date:
17th century
Medium:
Red chalk on cream paper
Dimensions:
6-13/16 x 10-1/4 in. (17.3 x 26.1 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Gift of Cornelius Vanderbilt, 1880
Accession Number:
80.3.237
Not on view
Inscription: Illegible annotation at center of bottom edge.

Marking: No watermark visible.
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. "Coles Gallery, 8: Tapestries and Paintings, Malachites, Vases, Drawings by Old Masters, Etchings, Photographs, and Tapestries in Gallery 4, Main Hall.," 1895.

Coles Gallery, 8: Tapestries and Paintings, Malachites, Vases, etc.; Drawings by Old Masters, Etchings, Photographs, and Tapestries in Gallery 4, Main Hall. Exh. cat., The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Hand-book, no. 8, New York, 1895, cat. no. 237.



Related Objects

Saint Peter Released from Prison

Date: 17th century Medium: Red chalk over black chalk on cream paper. Drawing for an engraving. Framing lines in red chalk Accession: 80.3.234 On view in:Not on view

Saint Catherine Flanked by a Male and a Female Saint

Date: 17th century Medium: Pen and brown ink, brush and brown wash, over black chalk on light brown paper. Framing outline on left, bottom and right edges in black chalk and brown ink Accession: 80.3.240 On view in:Not on view

Male Figure with Arms Raised to the Left Seen From the Rear (recto); Male Figures with Arms Raised to the Left (front view of figure on recto) (verso)

Date: 17th century Medium: Red chalk on light brown paper. Framing outline in pen and brown ink Accession: 80.3.250 On view in:Not on view

Landscape with the Baptism of Christ

Date: 17th century Medium: Pen and brown ink over traces of black chalk on light brown paper Accession: 80.3.246 On view in:Not on view

Pietà

Date: 17th century Medium: Pen and brown ink, brush and brown wash, over traces of charcoal on light brown paper Accession: 80.3.258 On view in:Not on view