- Identification and Creation
- Object Number
Michelangelo Anselmi, Italian (Lucca or Siena, Italy 1491/92 - 1554/56 Parma, Italy)
- Hercules and Antaeus (recto and verso)
- Work Type
- 16th century
- Creation Place: Europe, Italy, Tuscany, Florence
- Persistent Link
- Physical Descriptions
- Red chalk on cream antique laid paper; verso: black chalk
- 38.1 x 26.3 cm (15 x 10 3/8 in.)
- Inscriptions and Marks
- watermark: Crossed arrows (similar to Briquet 6272)
- P. & D. Colnaghi & Co. Ltd., London, sold to Peter Wick, 1961.
Peter A. Wick, Boston, MA, presumably acquired from P. & D. Colnaghi, placed with Angus Whyte Gallery, Boston for sale, 1977.
Angus White Gallery, Boston, MA, acquired from Peter Wick, sold to Fogg Art Museum, 1977. Sold to Fogg with partial gift from Peter Wick. Gallery address: 121 Pinckney Street, Boston, MA 02114.
- Acquisition and Rights
- Credit Line
- Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Peter A. Wick and in part purchase from the Marian H. Phinney Fund
- Accession Year
- Object Number
- European and American Art
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- Publication History
Agnes Mongan, Konrad Oberhuber, and Jonathan Bober, The Famous Italian Drawings at the Fogg Art Museum in Cambridge, Silvana Editoriale (Milan, Italy, 1988), cat. no. 33, n.p., and p. 36, repr. recto (color)
Françoise Viatte, "Acquisitions", Revue du Louvre: La Revue des Musées de France (June 1999), no. 3, pp. 83-109, under no. 7, p. 85
James Harper, Verso: The Flip Side of Master Drawings, exh. cat., Harvard University Art Museums (Cambridge, MA, 2001), cat. no. 5, pp. 30-32, repr. color p. 31, fig. 5R (recto) and fig. 5V (verso)...
- Exhibition History
Verso: The Flip Side of Master Drawings, Harvard University Art Museums, Cambridge, 05/19/2001 - 08/12/2001
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