Drapery Studies, ca. 1800

  • Italian

Pen and brown ink on cream laid antique paper

  • Framed: Sheet: 8 7/16 × 11 5/16 inches (21.4 × 28.7 cm)

Gift of Andrea and Jay Belloli in memory of Robert Scott

F82.117.B

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Ink
  • Laid paper
  • Drawing
  • Study (visual work)
  • Fabric
  • Clothing
  • Italy

Signed, Marks, Inscriptions

Inscribed, in pencil, lower left: 13 x 17 | MZU | 68. Farm (?) Inscribed, in red chalk, lower center: [squiggled line]

Provenance

Frances Godwin (New York, New York, USA). Andrea and Jay Belloli (Detroit, Michigan, USA); 1982-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Published References

Italian, French, English, and Spanish Drawings and Watercolors: Sixteenth Through Eighteenth Centuries. New York, 1992, p. 315, no. A62.

Rights Status

Italian, Drapery Studies, ca. 1800, pen and brown ink on cream laid antique paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Andrea and Jay Belloli in memory of Robert Scott, F82.117.B.