Ceres, Venus and Bacchus

Details

  • Title

    Ceres, Venus and Bacchus

  • Artist/maker

    formerly attributed to Jacob Matham (1571 - 1631)
    Hendrick Goltzius (1558 - 1617)
  • Associated place

    Europe (place of creation)
  • Date

    1575 - 1617
  • Material and technique

    pen and brown ink, with wash in grey watercolour, indented for transfer, on paper (laid down)

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    sheet 29.1 x 20.9 cm (height x width)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Bequeathed by Francis Douce, 1834.

  • Museum location

    not on display

  • Museum department

    Western Art

  • Accession no.

    WA1863.183

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Further reading

Reznicek, Emil Karel Josef, Drawings Rediscovered 1962-1992: supplement to Die Zeichnungen von Hendrick Goltzius (1961) (New York / Master Drawings Ass., 1993), 87, illus. 80

Parker, Karl Theodore, Catalogue of the Collection of Drawings in the Ashmolean Museum, I, Netherlandish, German, French and Spanish Schools (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1938), 53

Leeflang, Huigen, Luijten, Ger, Hendrik Goltzius (1558-1617): drawings, prints and paintings (Zwolle / Waanders, 2003), illus. 90

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