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Prints and Drawings
Artist: Giulio Pippi, called Giulio Romano, Italian, ca. 1499–1546

Gaius Marcius Coriolanus discovered among the Volscians

ca. 1530–34

Pen and brown ink over traces of black chalk or charcoal

Sheet: 26.8 × 33.5 cm (10 9/16 × 13 3/16in.) Framed: 43.8 × 59.1 cm (17 1/4 × 23 1/4in.)
Maitland F. Griggs, B.A. 1896 and Everett V. Meeks, B.A. 1901 Funds
1976.91
Geography: 
Made in Italy
Status: 
By appointment
Culture: 
Italian
Period: 
16th century
Classification: 
Works on Paper - Drawings and Watercolors
Provenance: 

Sir Peter Lely (L. 2092); Thomas Lawrence (L. 2445); Francis Egerton, 1st Earl of Ellesmere (L. 2710b) and by descent to the Duke of Sutherland; Sotheby's sale 5 Dec 1972; Shickman Gallery, New York, from whom acquired.

Bibliography: 

Suzanne Boorsch and John J. Marciari, Master Drawings from the Yale University Art Gallery, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2006), 2, 17, 24, 57–59, 60, 70n.4, no. 9, ill.

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.