The Contest Between Athena and Poseidon for the Possession of Athens

Artist: Cesare Nebbia (Italian, Orvieto ca. 1536–1614 Orvieto)
Date: 1570s
Medium: Pen and brown ink, brush and brown wash, over traces of leadpoint or black chalk; squared in red chalk. Traces of framing outlines in pen and darker brown ink
Dimensions: 10-3/16 x 10-3/8 in. (25.9 x 26.4 cm)
Classification: Drawings
Credit Line: Harry G. Sperling Fund, 2000
Accession Number: 2000.320

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