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European Art
Artist: Unknown

Artemisia, the widow of Mausolus, King of Caria

ca. 1630

Oil on canvas

114.9 × 92.7 × 2.5 cm (45 1/4 × 36 1/2 × 1 in.) framed: 170.2 × 149.9 × 11.4 cm (67 × 59 × 4 1/2 in.)
University purchase from James Jackson Jarves
Not on view
Italian, Bologna
17th century

James Jackson Jarves Collection, Florence, to 1871; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.


Mrs. Francis Steegmuller, The Two Lives of James Jackson Jarves (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 1951), 306.

Burton B. Fredericksen and Federico Zeri, Census of Pre-Nineteenth-Century Italian Paintings in North American Public Collections (Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 1972), 215; 600.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.