Attributed to Giulio Romano
Seated Jupiter with Thunderbolt and Eagle
Pen and brown ink and wash, on parchment.
7 1/4 x 6 7/8 inches (185 x 175 mm)
Purchased by Pierpont Morgan (1837-1913) in 1909.
Inscribed at lower right, in pen and brown ink, "Giulio"; at lower right, near edge, in graphite, "61 N [...] (effaced)".
Charles Fairfax Murray (1849-1919), London and Florence; from whom purchased through Galerie Alexandre Imbert, Rome, in 1909 by Pierpont Morgan (1837-1913), New York (no mark; see Lugt 1509); his son, J. P. Morgan, Jr. (1867-1943), New York.
Possibly attributed to Studio of Giulio Romano.