Equestrian Statue of Bartolomeo Colleoni by Verrocchio, Venice, Italy, after Bonington

Object Number: 
1935.85.1.81
Date: 
1878-1883
Medium: 
Watercolor over graphite[?] on heavy watercolor paper
Dimensions: 
Sheet: 6 7/16 x 4 5/8 in. (16.4 x 11.7 cm)
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed in graphite on album page below: "WATERCOLOR. LOUVRE. BY BONNINGTON (?) / Colleoni Statue. Venice"
Description: 
Copy after Richard Parkes Bonington's Equestrian Statue of Bartolomeo Colleoni, a watercolor, in the collection of the Louvre in Paris, of the statue by Verocchio in Venice. Drawing from a bound album with 180 drawings (179 tipped in, one on verso of albumn page) by Beckwith and Sargent.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the National Academy of Design
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group