Art/ Collection/ Collection/ Art Object

Neptune Between Two Sea Horses

Artist:
Anonymous, Italian?, 16th century
Former Attribution:
Giorgio Ghisi (Italian, Mantua ca. 1520–1582 Mantua)
Artist:
After Perino del Vaga (Pietro Buonaccorsi) (Italian, Florence 1501–1547 Rome)
Date:
ca. 1560–80
Medium:
Engraving
Dimensions:
plate: 9 9/16 x 6 1/4 in. (24.3 x 15.9 cm) platemark sheet: 16 1/16 x 10 7/8 in. (40.8 x 27.6 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1926
Accession Number:
26.50.1(79)
Not on view
Boorsch, Lewis and Lewis no.R 2.i; Bellini 1998 no.F 20.i; B.XV.398.31
Adam von Bartsch Le Peintre graveur. Vienna, 1803.

Suzanne Boorsch, R. E. Lewis Inc., Michal Lewis The Engravings of Giorgio Ghisi. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1985.

Paolo Bellini L'opera incisa di Giorgio Ghisi. Bassano del Grappa, 1998.



Related Objects

Thetis Standing with Two Tritons

Medium: Engraving Accession: 59.600.243 On view in:Not on view

Thetis Seated with a Triton

Date: 16th century Medium: Engraving Accession: 17.3.1835 On view in:Not on view

Battle Scene with the Emblems of the Farnese Family.

Date: 16th century Medium: Pen and brown ink, brush and brown wash, on wood panel Accession: 2005.183 On view in:Not on view

Design for a Jug with Winged-figure Handle

Date: 1550–1600 Medium: Pen and brown ink, brush and brown wash, over possible traces of black chalk Accession: 55.672.3 On view in:Not on view

Moses striking the Rock

Date: 1530–50 Medium: Engraving Accession: 53.601.198 On view in:Not on view