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Venus
Venus
Date:
17th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Pen And Brown Ink And Brown Ink Wash Over Black Crayon On Laid Paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 97 x 153 mm (3 13/16 x 6 in.) irregular
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Provenance:

Provenance: Joseph Green Cogswell; Mortimer Leo Schiff; Moore S. Achenbach;
Cogswell no.235 , Hellman no. 104 (ill., pl. XXII) as “Venus” by Parmigianino (George S. Hellman, Original Drawings by the Old Masters: The Collection formed by Joseph Green Cogswell, 1786-1871, New York: privately published, 1915);
Former AFGA title of Apollo corrected to Venus by Professor Dwight Miller of Stanford (n.d.).

Accession Number:
1963.24.151
Acquisition Date:
1963-04-09
Credit Line:

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

Exhibition History:

Exhibitions: Santa Barbara Museum of Art, The Noble Past, 1976-1977. Student Diana Melton had suggested in unpublished notes that attribution to Perino del Vaga was possible(unverified);

female figure seated in a chariot drawn by two doves, drawn frame line around oval format except where losses have occurred