Grand Duke Cosimo I of Tuscany Surrounded by his Artists.
Workshop of Giorgio Vasari (Italian, Arezzo 1511–1574 Florence)
Attributed to Jacopo Zucchi (Italian, Florence ca. 1540–1596 Rome)
Pen and brown ink, brush and brown wash, highlighted with white gouache, over traces of black chalk or graphite, on gray-green paper
9-3/16 in. (23.4 cm) diameter
Rogers Fund, 1958
Not on view
Erik Jurie von Lavandal (Vienna); Glucksellig, Vienna, June 14, 1933, no. 240; P. & D. Colnaghi & Co.(1958)
Snite Museum of Art, University of Notre Dame. "The Age of Vasari," February 22, 1970–March 31, 1970.
Binghamton University Art Museum, State University of New York at Binghamton. "The Age of Vasari," April 12, 1970–May 10, 1970.
Eugène Plon Benvenuto Cellini. Paris, 1883, p. 124, ill.
Bacchiacca and his Friends, Florentine Paintings and Drawings of the Sixteenth Century. Exh. cat., Walters Art Museum, Baltimore. Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore, 1961, cat. no. 79, pp. 66, 70, ill.
Maurice Poirier The Age of Vasari, essay on the Role of the Concept of Disegno in Mid-Sixteenth Century Florence Exh. cat., University Art Gallery, State University of New York, Binghamton. Binghamton, New York, 1970, fig. no. D 44, p. 87, ill.
Catherine Monbeig Goguel Inventaire Général des dessins italiens. 1. Maîtres toscans nés après 1500, morts avant 1600. Vasari et son temps. Paris, 1972, pp. 162, under nos. 210, 259.
E. Allegri, Alessandro Cecchi Palazzo Vecchio e i Medici, guida storica. Florence, 1980, p. 152.
Sir John Pope-Hennessy Cellini. New York, 1985, p. 297 (note 25), fig. no. pl. 6, pp. 16, 21, ill.
Daniela Lamberini Il Sanmarino: Giovan Battista Belluzzi, architetto militare e trattatista del Cinquecento. Florence, 2007, p. 325.
Florian Härb The Drawings of Giorgio Vasari (1511-1574). Rome, 2015, p. 416, under no. 264 (as copy after Giorgio Vasari).
Artist: Giorgio Vasari (Italian, Arezzo 1511–1574 Florence)Date: 1511–74Medium: Pen and brown ink, brush and rose-brown wash, over black chalk, and compass and ruled constructionAccession: 52.570.59On view in:Not on view