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Time, Fame and the Arts
Time, Fame and the Arts
Date:
18th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Pen And Brown Ink And Gray Wash Over Black Chalk On Laid Paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 195 x 140 mm (7 11/16 x 5 1/2 in.)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Provenance:

Joseph Green Cogswell; Mortimer Leo Schiff; Moore S. Achenbach;
Cogswell no.207 , Hellman no. 94 as “Time, Fame and the Arts” by Giovacchino Martorana (George S. Hellman, Original Drawings by the Old Masters: The Collection formed by Joseph Green Cogswell, 1786-1871, New York: privately published, 1915).

Accession Number:
1963.24.81
Acquisition Date:
1963-04-09
Credit Line:

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

seatedwinged woman writing in book (fame) putto blowing trumpet at round columned structure, above winged old man with hourglass (time) above three women with symbols of painting (palette), architecture (compass and column), sculpture(chisel and head and body of statue)