St. John, seated and holding a writing instrument to a tablet, an eagle with outstretched wings below his legs, from a series of the four evangelists after Agostino Veneziano, which are in turn after Giulio Romano
Four evangelists after Agostino Veneziano, which are in turn after Giulio Romano
Anonymous, Italian, 16th century
After Agostino Veneziano (Agostino dei Musi) (Italian, Venice ca. 1490–after 1536 Rome)
After Giulio Romano (Italian, Rome 1499?–1546 Mantua)
sheet: 9 1/2 x 6 15/16 in. (24.2 x 17.7 cm)
Bequest of Phyllis Massar, 2011
Not on view
Inscription: Lettered on cloud at lower left: 'A.V.' and 'P.L.'
Phyllis D. Massar; Donor: Phyllis D. Massar
B.XIV.83.93 (copy in reverse)
Adam von Bartsch Le Peintre graveur. Vienna, 1803.