Prints and Drawings
Artist: Unknown
After: Pietro Buonaccorsi, called Perino del Vaga, Italian, 1501–1547

Mercury in a Chariot Drawn by Roosters

n.d.

Pen and brown ink and brown wash over sketch in black chalk

Sheet: 19 × 28.1 cm (7 1/2 × 11 1/16 in.)
Egmont Collection, Yale Library Transfer
1961.64.21
Culture: 
Italian
Period: 
16th century
Classification: 
Works on Paper - Drawings and Watercolors
Geography: 
Made in Italy
Status: 
By appointment
Provenance: 

John Percival, first Earl of Egmont (1683-1748); John T. Graves; Robert Hoe (sale New York, Anderson Auction Company, April 15-19, 1912, Library of Robert Hoe, Part III, A-K, no. 949; Yale University Library.

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