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Girl Reading, 17th century

  • Guercino (Giovanni Francesco Barbieri), Italian, 1591-1666

Black chalk on buff laid paper

  • Sheet: 8 3/16 × 8 inches (20.8 × 20.3 cm)

Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps



Prints, Drawings & Photographs

Fürst von Lichnowsky (Vienna, Austria and Munich, Germany). Samuel, Graf von Festetits (Vienna, Austria). C.J. Meyer (Carlsbad). September 1887, 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. 287, no. A29.

Guercino (Giovanni Francesco Barbieri), Girl Reading, 17th century, black chalk on buff laid paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps, 09.1SDR138.