Design for a Bucket-Like Vessel with a Handle of Non-Figural Interlaces, on a Body Adorned with a River God and Two Putti., Girolamo Genga (Italian, Urbino (?) 1467–1551 near Urbino), Pen and brown ink, partly reworked with pen and darker brown ink, over black chalk; traces of framing outlines in pen and brown ink and black chalk

Design for a Bucket-Like Vessel with a Handle of Non-Figural Interlaces, on a Body Adorned with a River God and Two Putti.

Artist:
Girolamo Genga (Italian, Urbino (?) 1467–1551 near Urbino)
Date:
1540–50
Medium:
Pen and brown ink, partly reworked with pen and darker brown ink, over black chalk; traces of framing outlines in pen and brown ink and black chalk
Dimensions:
Sheet: 7 3/16 x 5 9/16 in. (18.3 x 14.2 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1949
Accession Number:
49.19.66
Not on view
Inscription: Recto is annotated by 16th or early 17th century hand in pen and dark brown toward center: "Polidoro"; and in black chalk at upper right: "11."
Furio Rinaldi "Girolamo Genga as a Draftsman." Master Drawings. vol. 52, no. 1, 2014, cat. no. A 36, fig. no. 54, pp. 36-38, 44, ill.