Man in Armor: Design for a Costume

mid-16th century
Ippolito Andreasi (Italian (Mantuan), about 1548–1608)


Object Place: Italy

Catalogue Raisonné

Macandrew 004

Dimensions

35.6 x 24.4 cm (14 x 9 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

60.1485

Medium or Technique

Pen and brown ink and brush and brown wash over charcoal preparation

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Inscription

Inscribed by the artist in ink, on the R of the figure: sede di porco Cingiaro// Tutte le Armature si fara'o[n] sopa/ il CanovaZo Com buono pastello// Pele de orso o d'altro animal bru[...]

Markings

PDP Watermark Type: anchor within a circle surmounted by a star

Provenance

A. Colando; Mr. and Mrs. Peter A. Wick, Boston; acquired December 1960

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Peter A. Wick