Colosseum

Artist:
Bartholomeus Breenbergh (Dutch, Deventer 1598–1657 Amsterdam)
Date:
early 17th century
Medium:
Pen and brown ink, brown wash.
Dimensions:
10 1/2 x 7 5/8 in. (26.7 x 19.4 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1961
Accession Number:
61.2.4
Not on view
Pierre François Basan (French); Vendor: Mathias Komor, New York
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Roman Artists of the 17th Century: Drawings and Prints," November 2, 1976–January 16, 1977.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Dutch Drawings of the Seventeenth Century in The Metropolitan Museum of Art," April 10, 1985–June 9, 1985.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," May 5, 1998–September 14, 1998.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," January 8, 2008–April 13, 2008.

Jacob Bean "The Drawings Collection." The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, vol. 20, New York, 1962, p. 174, ill.

Daniel M. Mendelowitz Drawing. New York, 1967, fig. no. 15-17, p. 356, ill.

Marcel Roethlisberger Claude Lorrain, The Drawings. Berkley and Los Angeles, 1968, cat. no. 1204.

Marcel Roethlisberger Bartholomaus Breenbergh Handzeichnungen. Berlin, 1969, cat. no. 53, fig. no. 53, pp. 8, 31, ill.

Jacob Bean (but catalogue not signed), The Metropolitan Museum of Art Roman Artists of the 17th Century: Drawings and Prints. Exh. cat., The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1976.

Helen Bobritzky Mules "Dutch Drawings of the Seventeenth Century in The Metropolitan Museum of Art." in The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, vol. 42, no. 4, New York, 1985, pp. 48-49, ill.