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Fantastic Landscape with a Hermit, 1793

  • Felix Cavalli, Italian

Watercolor with pen and black and brown ink over a preliminary drawing in graphite, with a decorative border of pen and black ink, on buff antique laid paper

  • Sheet: 9 3/8 × 12 5/16 inches (23.8 × 31.3 cm)

Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps

09.1SDR60

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

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: Sixteenth Through Eighteenth Centuries. New York, 1992, p. 300, no. A48.

Felix Cavalli, Fantastic Landscape with a Hermit, 1793, watercolor with pen and black and brown ink over a preliminary drawing in graphite, with a decorative border of pen and black ink, on buff antique laid paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps, 09.1SDR60.