Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Virgin and Child with Saints Joseph and John the Baptist (after Michelangelo's Madonna del Silenzio)

Artist:
Giulio Bonasone (Italian, active Rome and Bologna, 1531–after 1576)
Artist:
After Michelangelo Buonarroti (Italian, Caprese 1475–1564 Rome)
Date:
1561
Medium:
Engraving and etching
Dimensions:
sheet: 15 7/8 x 10 5/8 in. (40.3 x 27 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1959
Accession Number:
59.595.6
Not on view
Inscription: Lettered at lower left: 'Michaelis Angeli Bonaro Inventor Julius Bonasonius F / MDLXI'

Marking: Inscribed in pen and ink verso 'Robert Balmanno FSA London 1829' (Lugt 213); Richard Fisher's collector's mark on verso (Lugt 2205).
Richard Fisher (British, 1809–1890); Robert Balmanno (British, 1780–by 1863)
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," March 19, 2015–June 22, 2015.

Bartsch XV.128.66; Massari 1983, no.127a
Adam von Bartsch Le Peintre graveur. Vienna, 1803.

Stefania Massari Giulio Bonasone. Rome, 1983.



Related Objects

Man seen from the Front, holding a Rope in his right Hand

Artist: Giulio Bonasone (Italian, active Rome and Bologna, 1531–after 1576) Date: 16th century Medium: Engraving Accession: 49.97.304 On view in:Not on view

Man seen from the Back, holding a Skull in his right Hand

Artist: Giulio Bonasone (Italian, active Rome and Bologna, 1531–after 1576) Date: 16th century Medium: Engraving Accession: 49.97.305 On view in:Not on view

Bust of Hercules and Dejanira

Artist: Giulio Bonasone (Italian, active Rome and Bologna, 1531–after 1576) Date: ca. 1531–76 Medium: Engraving Accession: 49.97.294 On view in:Not on view

Flayed man with left hand on hip, holding skin in right hand

Artist: Giulio Bonasone (Italian, active Rome and Bologna, 1531–after 1576) Date: ca. 1531–76 Medium: Engraving Accession: 49.97.303 On view in:Not on view

Ixion embracing a cloud, thinking it is Juno, Cupid at the right, set within an elaborate frame, from the 'Loves, Rages and Jealousies of Juno'

Artist: Giulio Bonasone (Italian, active Rome and Bologna, 1531–after 1576) Date: 1531–76 Medium: Engraving Accession: 49.97.278 On view in:Not on view