Aphrodite, between late 18th and early 19th century

  • Anne Louis Girodet de Rouchy Trioson, French, 1767-1824

Pen and brown ink and gray wash with black chalk on yellow ivory tracing paper

  • Sheet: 18 7/8 × 12 7/8 inches (47.9 × 32.7 cm)
  • 27 1/2 × 21 1/4 × 1 3/8 inches (69.9 × 54 × 3.5 cm)

Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps

09.1SDR131

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Beauty
  • Chalk
  • Tracing paper
  • Ink
  • Drawing
  • Mirror
  • Nude
  • Cupid
  • Aphrodite

Signed, in pencil, lower right: Girodet | 12 [underscored]

Stamp, in brown, lower right: J. Peoli (Lugt. suppl. 2020)

J.J. Peoli (New York, New York, USA)

May 8, 1894, sold by (American Art Association, New York, New York, USA) no. 227. James E. Scripps (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Mrs. James E. Scripps (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Italian, French, English, and Spanish Drawings and Watercolors. Cat., Detroit Institute of Arts. New York, 1992, pp. 208-209, no. 97.

school of Anne Louis Girodet de Rouchy Trioson, Aphrodite, between late 18th and early 19th century, pen and brown ink and gray wash with black chalk on yellow ivory tracing paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps, 09.1SDR131.