Drawings by Pietro da Cortona (1596-1669), prolific artist and architect of the Roman Baroque.
|Satyrs supporting ornamental architecture|
|Eagle & Serpent|
|Design for the artist's own tomb|
|Arms of Taddeo Barberini|
Below, two engravings by others based on paintings by Pietro da Cortona.
|Diana (later engraving)|
|Allegory (later engraving)|
Finally, the high heroic manner of the ceiling frescoes (this one in Florence) for which the artist was much in demand.
|Hall of Mars|