Anton Maria Mitelli - Europa and the Bull, 18th century

signed by Anton Maria Mitelli (active Italy, 18th century)

Europa and the Bull, 18th century

Pen and wash on paper, 20 x 28.8 cm (7 7/8 x 11 5/16 in.)


Object details

Accession number



  • Anton Maria Mitelli (active Italy, 18th century) - primary
  • Titian (Pieve di Cadore, about 1488 - 1576, Venice) - artist


Entered Isabella Stewart Gardner's collection by 1918.


Inscribed (lower right, in ink): Anton Maria Mitelli (?)

Dimension Notes

Frame: 32.7 x 42.55 x 1.27 cm (12 7/8 x 16 3/4 x 1/2 in.)


Gilbert Wendel Longstreet and Morris Carter. General Catalogue (Boston, 1935), p. 238. (as a copy of part of Titian's Europa, museum no. P26e1)
Rollin van N. Hadley (ed.). Drawings: Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum (Boston, 1968), p. 67. (as by A.M. Mitelli (?); copy after Titian)

Rights and reproductions

The use of images, text, and all other media found on this website is limited. Please review Rights and Reproductions for details.


Isabella Stewart Gardner kept meticulous records of many of her acquisitions. In keeping with this legacy, object information is continually being reviewed, updated, and enriched in order to give greater access to the collection.


Arcangelo Spampani

Soldiers on Horseback