Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Roman Senators, from the Triumph of Ceasar

Series/Portfolio:
Triumph of Ceasar
Artist:
Attributed to Giovanni Antonio da Brescia (Italian, active ca. 1490–ca. 1525)
Artist:
After Andrea Mantegna (Italian, Isola di Carturo 1430/31–1506 Mantua)
Medium:
Engraving
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 × 10 7/16 in. (28 × 26.5 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Purchase, Joseph Pulitzer Bequest, 1917
Accession Number:
17.50.30
Not on view
Marking: On verso at lower right: The Metropolitan Museum of Art stamp
Watermark of a six-pointed star in a circle close to Briquet 6085, 6080 (Bergamo 1522-28, Bologna 1479)
Sotheby's, London (British)Wilton House Sale, July 1917; P. & D. Colnaghi & Co.; Vendor: Earls of Pembroke (British)
Hind 346.3; Bartsch XIII.234.11-A (as Mantegna); Bartsch 321.7
Related Objects

Studies of Horses' Heads

Artist: Giovanni Antonio da Brescia (Italian, active ca. 1490–ca. 1525) Date: 1490–1525 Medium: Engraving; first state of two Accession: 1970.571 On view in:Not on view

Joseph's cup found in Benjamin's sack from the biblical story of Joseph (Genesis 44); a scene with soliders, mules and various figures

Artist: Giovanni Antonio da Brescia (Italian, active ca. 1490–ca. 1525) Date: ca. 1520–25 Medium: Engraving Accession: 17.50.81 On view in:Not on view

Ignorance and Mercury (an allegory of Virtue and Vice), Mercury kneeling at right holding a staff and taking the hand of a man who emerges from a pile of naked bodies, at left a tree with the torso and head of a woman (Daphne)

Artist: Giovanni Antonio da Brescia (Italian, active ca. 1490–ca. 1525) Date: ca. 1490–1525 Medium: Engraving Accession: 54.579 On view in:Not on view

The seated Virgin with the infant Christ flanked by Joseph at right and Saint Elizabeth with infant John the Baptist at left

Artist: Giovanni Antonio da Brescia (Italian, active ca. 1490–ca. 1525) Date: ca. 1490–1525 Medium: Engraving Accession: 24.54 On view in:Not on view

Candelabra grotesque with the head of Aeneas

Artist: Giovanni Antonio da Brescia (Italian, active ca. 1490–ca. 1525) Date: ca. 1490–1525 Medium: Engraving Accession: 37.67 On view in:Not on view