Galleria Borghese: The Splendid Collection of a Noble Family
   Exhibition checklist


Prologue: The Birth of the Borghese Collection
No. artist title date technique/medium
1 drawn and engraved by Alessandro Specchi; printed by Domenico De Rossi First plan of the façade of the palace of His Excellency Borghese outside the Pinciana Gate 1699 engraving
2 drawn and engraved by Alessandro Specchi; printed by Domenico De Rossi Second plan of the façade of the palace of the Villa Borghese outside the Pinciana Gate 1699 engraving
3 printed by Giovanni Giacomo De Rossi The palace of the Villa Borghese outside the Pinciana Gate, architecture of Giovanni Vansanzio Flammingo 17th century engraving
4 drawn by Simone Felice Delino; printed by Giovanni Giacomo De Rossi Perspective view of the garden of His Excellency Borghese outside the Pinciana Gate 1683 engraving
5 drawn and engraved by Matteo Greuter; printed by Giovanni Giacomo De Rossi Villa Borghese 17th century engraving
6 Marcello Provenzale Portrait of Pope Paul V (Camillo Borghese) 1621 mosaic
7 Gian Lorenzo Bernini Portrait Bust of Cardinal Scipione Borghese 1632 Carrara marble
8 Marcello Provenzale Orpheus 1618 mosaic


I.  The Brilliance of the Renaissance in the 15th Century
No. artist title date technique/medium
9 Umbrian Master (16th century) St. Sebastian first half of the 16th century oil on panel
10 Sandro Botticelli and assistants Virgin and Child with the Infant St. John the Baptist and Angels c. 1488 tempera on panel
11 Raffaello Sanzio (Raphael) Portrait of a Lady with a Unicorn c. 1506 oil on canvas mounted on panel
12 Ridolfo del Ghirlandaio Portrait of a Young Man beginning of the 16th century oil on panel
13 anonym (active in the 16th–17th centuries), after Giorgione Singer with a Flute c. 1580 or 17th century oil on canvas
14 Marco d’Oggiono Salvator Mundi c. 1505 oil on panel
15 Leonardo da Vinci (copy) Leda first quarter of the 16th century tempera on panel


II.  The Fruits of the Renaissance in the 16th Century—The Efflorescence of Various Styles
No. artist title date technique/medium
16 Cariani Madonna and Child with St. Peter c. 1520–23 oil on canvas
17 Giovanni Girolamo Savoldo Young Man c. 1530 oil on canvas
18 Girolamo da Treviso il giovane, attributed Sleeping Venus c. 1520–23 oil on canvas
19 Paris Bordon Venus, a Satyr and Cupid c. 1555–60 oil on canvas
20 Jacopo Bassano Spring c. 1576 oil on canvas
21 Veronese St. Anthony’s Sermon to the Fishes c. 1580 oil on canvas
22 Antonio Palma The Prodigal Son c. 1560–70 oil on canvas
23 Dosso Dossi St. Catherine of Alexandria c. 1540 oil on canvas
24 anonym (active in the first half of the 17th century), follower of Dosso Dossi David with the Head of Goliath and a Page 17th century oil on panel
25 Annibale Carracci St. Francis c. 1585–86 oil on canvas
26 Brescianino Venus with Two Cupids c. 1520–25 oil on panel
27 Sebastiano del Piombo Christ Carrying the Cross c. 1540 oil on canvas
28 Scipione Pulzone Holy Family with St. John and St. Anne c. 1588–90 oil on canvas
29 Agostino Carracci St. Francis Receiving the Stigmata in the Glory of Angels end of the 16th century oil on canvas
30 Michele di Ridolfo del Ghirlandaio Leda c. 1560–70 oil on panel
31 Michele di Ridolfo del Ghirlandaio Lucretia c. 1560–70 oil on panel
32 anonym (active in the second half of the 16th century), follower of Garofalo Noli me tangere late 16th century oil on canvas
33 Pellegrino Tibaldi Adoration of the Child 1549 oil on canvas
34 Luca Cambiaso Venus and Cupid on the Sea 1560–65 oil on canvas
35 Jacopo Zucchi Allegory of the Discovery of America c. 1585 oil on copper panel


III.  Advancement toward the New Style in the 17th Century—The Impulse to Follow Caravaggio
No. artist title date technique/medium
36 anonym (active in the 17th century), follower of Caravaggio Still Life with Two Lizards 1602–07 oil on canvas
37 Lavinia Fontana Sleeping Christ 1591 oil on copper panel
38 Leandro Bassano The Trinity beginning of the 17th century oil on copper panel
39 Cavalier d’Arpino, attributed Venus Crowned by Cupid before 1607 oil on canvas
40 Caravaggio St. John the Baptist 1609–10 oil on canvas
41 Giovanni Baglione Ecce Homo c. 1610 oil on canvas
42 Battistello David with the Head of Goliath 1612 oil on canvas
43 Giovan Francesco Guerrieri, attributed Joseph Interpreting the Prisoners’ Dream 1615–18 oil on canvas
44 Guercino The Prodigal Son c. 1627–28 oil on canvas
45 Jusepe de Ribera Mendicant c. 1617–20 oil on canvas
46 Gherardo delle Notti (Gerrit van Honthorst) Susanna and the Elders 1655 oil on canvas
47 Andrea Sacchi Portrait of Monsignor Clemente Merlini 1630–31 oil on canvas
48 Giovan Francesco Romanelli Sibyl 1640–50 oil on canvas


Borghese and Japan: Hasekura Tsunenaga and the Keichō Embassy to Europe
No. artist title date technique/medium
special exhibit Archita Ricci, formerly attributed to Claude Déruet Portrait of Hasekura Tsunenaga 1615 oil on canvas
The Portrait of Hasekura Tsunenaga is part of a private collection in Rome.  All other works are from the collection of the Galleria Borghese.


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