Recent Acquisition

Giovanni Battista Piranesi

Italian, 1720–1778

View of the Piazza Navona on the Ruins of the Circus Agonalis, from the Vedute di Roma (Views of Rome), 1773

Etching

Plate: 18 3/8 × 27 1/2 in. (46.7 × 69.9 cm)

Sheet: 20 5/8 × 30 3/8 in. (52.4 × 77.2 cm)

Acquired through the Professor and Mrs. M. H. Abrams Fund

2013.025

 

Recent Acquisition

Abraham Bloemaert

Dutch, 1566–1651

Studies for female saint and male head (recto); arm, leg, and hand studies (verso)

Double-sided drawing: red chalk with heightening in white (recto); red chalk with heightening in white, and black ink (verso)

Sheet: 6 3/4 × 10 in. (17.1 × 25.4 cm)

Gift of Helen-Mae and Seymour R. Askin, Jr., Class of 1947, in honor of Frank Robinson

2013.048

 

Christ Before Pilate

Martin Schongauer

German, ca. 1450–1491

Christ Before Pilate, ca. 1480

Engraving

6 3/8 x 4 5/8 in. (16.2 x 11.8 cm)

Membership Purchase Fund

78.082

The Battle of the Sea Gods

Andrea Mantegna

Italian, 1431–1506

The Battle of the Sea Gods, ca. 1485–1488

Engraving and drypoint

12 1/16 x 32 7/8 in. (31 x 84 cm)

Gift of Paul Ehrenfest, Class of 1932, and Elizabeth K. Ehrenfest

73.019.001-2

Mars, Venus, and Cupid

Marcantonio Raimondi

Italian, ca. 1480–ca. 1534

Mars, Venus, and Cupid, 1508

Engraving

11 5/8 x 8 3/8 in. (29 x 21 cm)

Herbert F. Johnson, Class of 1922, Acquisition Fund

87.019.002