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An Urn
An Urn
Manner Of:
Date:
16–17th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Pen And Brown Ink And Brown Wash On Laid Paper With Attached Borders
Dimensions:
Sheet: 185 x 103 mm (7 5/16 x 4 1/16 in.)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Provenance:

Provenance: Joseph Green Cogswell; Mortimer Leo Schiff; Moore S. Achenbach;
Cogswell no. 282, Hellman no. 157 as “An Urn” by Raffaelle Sanzio,accepting the attribution by Cogswell and a previous unidentified owner, but unable to find a record of this particular vase although Raphael was known to have designed such pieces for Francis I and others (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: Vase Design;
Suggested attributions (from file and old AFGA mat):
C. White and Konrad Oberhuber (January 1972): Late 16th-early 17th century;
Scholz (Juergen Schulz)( n.d.): Giulio Romano;
A.M. (Agnes Mongan?) (July 1972): Not Raphael;
Sheets shows various stains and discolorations throughout;

Accession Number:
1963.24.37
Acquisition Date:
1963-04-09
Credit Line:

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

a tall, pseudo-classical two handled container decorated with a design that includes two classical type figures flanking something on a pedestal