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Scene from Acts of the Apostles, after Stradanus

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
Radiant holy spirit surrounded by adoring angels and kneeling figures.

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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum

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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum

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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum

A Fountain of Neptune, Fl

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum

Sketchbook Page with Bull Hunts

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
Vertical rectangle. Full length figure. Verso, top: Four horsemen hunt two bulls. They are helped by people, two of whom are killing a bull. A bull hunt with falcons is below a separating strip. One of four hunted bulls was killed; another collapses. Watching horsemen are shown in the right background.

Page of a sketchbook; Apollo and Aurora

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
Horizontal rectangle. Apollo, appearing in a blaze of light, moves toward left on a chariot drawn by four winged horses. Aurora stands at left. Inscription: "Aurora," near upper left. Handwriting on recto.

Page of a sketchbook; Trophy of arms

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
Vertical rectangle. A trophy composed of a helmet and shield in the center, flanked by barriers bearing a design of crosses and birds. A festoon of drapery crowns the composition.

Zeuxis painting Helen

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
Vertical rectangle. One of the girls stands behind Zeuxis; three are in the foreground. One with extremely long hair talks to the posing girl, so does another. Shown from the back and seated upon a step of the platform. The fifth girl stands at right, het elft foot upon a stool. Pictures hang from the wall of the studio. a man works in an adjoining room on a table beside a fireplace.

Recto: Marriage of the Virgin

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
Horizontal rectangle. Two scenes: left: The marriage ceremony; the couple and the High Priest standing center, on a podium, surrounded by guests. Right - the Supper, with Christ seated lower right, beside the wine casks; the couple in the background, guests, left and right. Mounted.

Page of a sketchbook; A monk in his study

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
Horizontal rectangle. A monk is seated in his study, surrounded by his books. He looks out toward the spectator. He displays in his left hand a small framed painted panel.

Page of a drawing book; Elderly man in classical attire

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
Vertical rectangle. Section of a page in a drawing book. Man is standing, obliquely shown, turned toward right, with the head raised and turned backwards. The right hand is raised in an indistinct gesture.

Flagellation (?)

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
Vertical rectangle. A prison-like interior, with the main scene taking place in the background, possibly the flagellation of Christ. A saintly figure against a column, surrounded by other figures. Three men in foreground.

Drawing

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum

Christ before Caiphas

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
Horizontal rectangle. The high priest is seated upon a throne, at right, and apparently tears his clothes. At left is a group of Christ and his guards. A spectator stands at a door in the center. Signed on recto, (possibly authentic): "Johannes Stradano."

Sketchbook Page with Hare Hunt and Falcons

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
Horizontal rectangle. Two horsemen come from the left foreground. One of them with a falcon standing on his left hand. Others come from the right back. Hares and falcons are all over. The setting is a hill. Framing line at the bottom.

Adoration of the Shepherds

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
Under a portico, right, the Madonna kneels before the Child. A group of shepherds approach from the left. Other figures in background. An angel appears, upper left.

Design for a Cameo

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
Vertical rectangle. Design for a cameo. A figure in full armor, posibly Mars, holding a sword in his right hand. Partially superimposed over sections of another figure. Enclosed in oval frame.

Study for a Composition

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
Vertical rectangle. Interior, with three women sitting in the foreground, before a fireplace. A man in seated in the beackground.

Deer hunt

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
Horizontal rectangle. Two hunters stalk deer from behind a decoy in the guise of a bull. In margin below: "SIC BOUE FICTILIO CONTECTI SULPHURIS ICTU ACCENSI OCCIDUNT PAUIDOS FORMIDINE CERUOS. JOHAN. STRA. INVE."

Sketchbook Page with Four Hunt Scenes

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
Horizontal rectangle. Obverse: Four hunting scenes, upper left: Hunters on horseback, and on foot, accompanied by hounds, trapping a stag; upper right, lower left, lower right: trapping and hinting larks and ducks. Mounted.

Page of a sketchbook; Chariot and three horses

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
Chariot drawn by three horses. Four women seated in it. One on sort of a throne. Written above her, "Grese." Four flying angels precede it, also an abbott and cardinal. Above: "Quattro."

Preliminary study for the Triumph of the Holy Scripture

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
A chariot drawn by a bullock and a goat. Two female figures seated in the chariot. One has a halo. The reins are held in the beak of a large bird flying ahead of the goat and bullock. Verso: inscription.

Page of a sketchbook; Chariot and three horses

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
Horizontal rectangle. A chariot drawn by three horses. In the chariot, a female figure holding an open book; a dove surrounded by rays sits on her shoulder. Preceding or leading the horses are two women and a bishop in his robes. Above: "Terzo."
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