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Artist Anonymous, Italian School, active 16th century, attributed to.
Title Hercules Capturing the Cretan Bull: Part of a Cycle Depicting the Labors of Hercules.
Date 16th Century.
Description Graphic reproduction(s) with documentation of a drawing.
Dimensions/Medium 8 1/4 x 5 7/8 in.
210 x 150 mm.
pen and brown ink over black chalk on light tan paper, strips of cream paper with two ruled framing outlines in blue ink glued to edges of sheets.


Location Call Number Vol./Copy Status Information
 Frick Photoarchive Items  Italian School (16th century), 700, Hercules Capturing the Cretan Bull: Part of a Cycle Depicting the Labors of Hercules (drawin    NON-REQUESTABLE
Provenance (b) James Jackson Jarves (d.1888);
(b) Cornelius Vanderbilt, New York (d.1899);
(a and b) his gift in 1880 to the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York (80.3.26).
Current repository Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, New York, United States, Gift of Cornelius Vanderbilt, 1880, 80.3.26, public.
Images Photograph, Gernsheim Corpus Photographicum 56463 Purchase, Gernsheim Subscription, 12/2/1970
Digital image, GAS2524.tif (image) March 6, 1999.
Sources (a) Gernsheim Corpus Photographicum, Corpus no.56 463.
(b) Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, Website, October 2009.
LC subject Anonymous, Italian School, active 16th century.
Art, Italian.
Other subject Drawings: Mythological.
Form Italian School.
Drawings (visual works)
Reproductions.
Related corporate bodies Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.)
Frick Art Reference Library.
Frick artist name form Italian School (16th century), 16th C., attributed to.
Variant attribution Roman School (17th Century).
Bolognese School (17th century).

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