Neptune and Two Tritons

Attributed to Giorgio Ghisi (Italian, 1520–1582), After Perino del Vaga (Italian, 1501–1547)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 30; Massari 193 i; Bellini 19; Michal and R.E. Lewis rejected works 1-4 (based on style and lack of signature)

Dimensions

Sheet: 22.3 x 15.7 cm (8 3/4 x 6 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

2009.5305

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

There is a related drawing by Perino del Vaga in the Albertina, inv. no. 2766

Provenance

Pierre Mariette (b. 1634 - d. 1716), Paris. Duke Albrecht v. Sachsen Teschen, Albertina. Joseph Kundera (active Vienna 1925-1935). W. M. Schab Master Prints, New York; September 2003, sold by Schab to Mr. and Mrs. Robert Wheaton, Concord, MA; 2009, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Wheaton to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 20, 2010)

Credit Line

Gift of Robert Bradford Wheaton and Barbara Ketcham Wheaton