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ID: 700002140Record Type: Movable Work
Images: 1
Mars and Venus Surprised by Vulcan (painting (visual work); Joachim Anthonisz. Wtewael (Dutch, 1566 - 1638) (Dutch Artis...; about 1606 - 1610; J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center (Los Angeles, Los A...; 83.PC.274)
Titles:
Mars and Venus Surprised by Vulcan (preferred,C,U,English-P,U,U)
Mars and Venus Surprised by the Gods (C,U,English,U,U)
Catalog Level: item
Work Types:
painting (visual work) [300033618] (preferred)
..... (Objects Facet, Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name), Visual Works (Hierarchy Name), visual works (works), <visual works by material or technique>)

Classifications:
paintings (preferred)

Creation Date: about 1606 - 1610

Creator Display:
Joachim Anthonisz. Wtewael (Dutch, 1566 - 1638) (Dutch Artist) [preferred,JPGM]
Wtewael, Joachim Anthonisz (Dutch painter and draftsman, 1566-1638) [500014644]
Locations:
Current: J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center (Los Angeles, Los Angeles county, California, United States) [500329598] J. Paul Getty Museum, J. Paul Getty Trust, Corporate Bodies (Corp. Body)
Repository Numbers: 83.PC.274
Display Materials: Oil on copper
oil paint (paint) [300015050]
.......(Materials Facet, Materials (Hierarchy Name), materials (matter), <materials by function>, coating (material), <coating by form>, paint (coating), <paint by composition or origin>)
copper (metal) [300011020]
.......(Materials Facet, Materials (Hierarchy Name), materials (matter), <materials by composition>, inorganic material, metal, <metal by composition or origin>, nonferrous metal, <copper and copper alloy>)

Dimensions: Unframed: 20.3 x 15.5 cm (8 x 6 1/8 in.); Framed: 27.3 x 22.4 x 2.2 cm (10 3/4 x 8 13/16 x 7/8 in.)
Cultures:
Dutch (preferred)

Style/Period/Group/Movement:
Mannerist (Renaissance-Baroque style) [300021144] (preferred,style)
.....(Styles and Periods Facet, Styles and Periods, <styles| periods| and cultures by region>, European, <European styles and periods>, <Renaissance-Baroque styles and periods>, Renaissance-Baroque styles)
Baroque [300021147] (style)
.....(Styles and Periods Facet, Styles and Periods, <styles| periods| and cultures by region>, European, <European styles and periods>, <Renaissance-Baroque styles and periods>)

General Subject:
religion and mythology (preferred )

Specific Subjects:
Mars and Venus surprised by Vulcan
..... Iconography Candidate
Metamorphoses by Ovid 43 B.C.-17 or 18 A.D
..... Iconography Candidate
Apollo
..... Iconography Candidate
Cupid
..... Iconography Candidate
mythology (literary genre) [300055985]
.....(Associated Concepts Facet, Associated Concepts, <concepts in the arts>, <genres in the arts>, <literary| oral and motion picture genres>) (AAT)
eroticism [300249821]
.....(Associated Concepts Facet, Associated Concepts, social science concepts, psychological concepts) (AAT)
Mars (Roman diety)
..... Iconography Candidate
nudes (representations) [300189568]
.....(Objects Facet, Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name), Visual Works (Hierarchy Name), visual works (works), <visual works by subject type>, figures (representations)) (AAT)
Venus (Roman deity)
..... Iconography Candidate
Vulcan
..... Iconography Candidate

Provenance: Jan van Weely or Melchior Wijntgis Counts Stroganoff, by 1807 - 1924 Ehrich Galleries, - 1926 Jules Semon Bache, 1926 - 1944 Estate of Jules Semon Bache, 1944 - 1945 Gumuchian and Co., 1945 - about 1945 Raphael Esmerian, New York, about 1945 - about 1945 Private Collection, about 1945 - 1975 Private Collection Private Collection, - 1983
List/Hierarchical Position:
..... Top of the CONA hierarchy
.......... Movable Work
Sources and Contributors:
Mars and Venus Surprised by Vulcan........ [JPGM]
........ J. Paul Getty Museum database for collections (2000-)
Mars and Venus Surprised by the Gods........ [JPGM]
........ J. Paul Getty Museum database for collections (2000-)
Subject: ....... [JPGM,VP]
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