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The Dioscuri on Monte Cavallo; verso: Study of a Spiral Staircase

Artist:
Maarten van Heemskerck (Netherlandish, Heemskerck 1498–1574 Haarlem)
Date:
ca. 1533
Medium:
Pen and brown ink
Dimensions:
sheet: 8 1/2 x 9 3/4 in. (21.6 x 24.8 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Purchase, David T. Schiff Gift, 2003
Accession Number:
2003.158
Not on view
Private Collection; sale, Northeast Auctions (Manchester, NH), Portsmouth, November 2, 2002, lot 102; Vendor: Katrin Bellinger Kunsthandel, Munich
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," January 12, 2004–April 4, 2004.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," January 3, 2011–April 4, 2011.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," August 27, 2012–November 18, 2012.

B. Rowland "Montecavallo Revisited." in Art Quarterly. Detroit, 1967, pp. 147-148, ill.

W. Stedman Sheard Antiquity in the Renaissance. Exh. cat., Smith College. Smith College Museum of Art, Northampton, 1980, cat. no. 48, ill.

Northeast Auctions New Hampshire Weekend Auction Sale cat., November 2. 2002, cat. no. 102.



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