European Art
Artist, workshop of: Titian (Tiziano Vecellio), Italian, Venice, ca. 1488–1576

Gerard Mercator

ca. 1550

Oil on canvas

109.9 × 94 × 2.5 cm (43 1/4 × 37 × 1 in.) framed: 139.7 × 124.5 × 10.2 cm (55 × 49 × 4 in.)
Gift of Hannah D. and Louis M. Rabinowitz
1959.15.18
Culture: 
Italian, Venetian
Period: 
16th century
Classification: 
Paintings
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Believed to have been in the Collection of King Charles I of England (reigned 1625-1649); Rabinowitz Collection, Sands Point, Long Island, before 1945-1959.

Bibliography: 

Burton B. Fredericksen and Federico Zeri, Census of Pre-Nineteenth-Century Italian Paintings in North American Public Collections (Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 1972), 601.

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.