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Muse of Painting and the Artist
Muse of Painting and the Artist
Attrib. To:
Date:
17th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Black Chalk With White Opaque Watercolor Over Traces Of Red Chalk On Laid Paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 336 x 471 mm (13 1/4 x 18 9/16 in.)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Provenance:

Provenance: Joseph Green Cogswell; Mortimer Leo Schiff; Moore S. Achenbach;
Cogswell no. 9, Hellman no.70 as “Allegorical Drawing” by Luigi Garzi (George S. Hellman, Original Drawings by the Old Masters: The Collection formed by Joseph Green Cogswell, 1786-1871, New York: privately published, 1915);
From old file:
Old mount inscribed twice: Albani;
A.W. Clark (n.d.): Early 18th c. Roman, Andrea Procaccini?;
Phyllis Hattis (1970’s): Looks like second half of 18th c.;
Philip Pouncey (Nov. 1983): Pupil of Ciro Ferri?;

Accession Number:
1963.24.179
Acquisition Date:
1963-04-09
Credit Line:

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

young man receiving a palette from a kneeling woman wearing a wreath of leaves, winged figure standing by him, more figures flying about the sky, male and female figures left and right on the ground, partially squared