Design for a Bucket-Like Vessel with a Handle of Interlaced Figures, on a Body Adorned with Bucrania, Garlands, and Three River Gods.

Artist: Girolamo Genga (Italian, Urbino (?) 1467–1551 near Urbino)
Date: 1540–50
Medium: Pen and brown ink, brush and brown wash, over black chalk; traces of framing outlines in pen and brown ink at left and bottom
Dimensions: sheet: 8 5/16 x 6 7/8 in. (21.1 x 17.5 cm)
Classification: Drawings
Credit Line: The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1949
Accession Number: 49.19.67

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