Design for a Lunette (Castor and Pollux?)

Two Angels, Torches and Horses

about 1642–44
Pietro da Cortona (Pietro Berrettini) (Italian (Roman), 1596–1669)


Dimensions

Height x width: 9.9 x 14.8 cm (3 7/8 x 5 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

2009.4225

Medium or Technique

Pen and dark brown (iron gall) ink over black chalk

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Inscription

Graphite on old hinge: "4045 McCrindle"

Provenance

Joseph F. McCrindle; to Estate of Joseph F. McCrindle; by whom given to the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (Accession Date: September 16, 2009)

Credit Line

Joseph F. McCrindle Collection