Prints and Drawings
Artist: Jacopo Zucchi, Italian, Florence, ca. 1540–1596

An allegory of Architecture: A male figure with two putti

ca. 1585

Pen, brown ink, and wash over black chalk

Sheet: 19.8 x 16.7 cm (7 13/16 x 6 9/16in.)
Gift of Edmund P. Pillsbury, B.A. 1965
2005.112.2
Culture: 
Italian
Period: 
16th century
Classification: 
Works on Paper - Drawings and Watercolors
Status: 
By appointment
Provenance: 

Sir Joshua Reynolds (L.2364); P. Huart? (L.2084); Alfred de Pass (according to the Colnaghi catalogue); with P. & D. Colnaghi and Co., London, from whom purchased by the donor owner in 1967; Edmund P. Pillsbury.

Bears another, unidentified collector's mark, lower left

Bibliography: 

Art for Yale: Collecting for a New Century, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2007), 226, pl. 213.

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