Studies of Three Heads and a Foot,
between 1650 and 1675
Red chalk on buff antique laid paper
Sheet: 10 1/4 × 7 3/4 inches (26 × 19.7 cm)
Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Study (visual work)
Heads (animal or human components)
Foot (animal or human component)
Inscribed, in pen and brown ink, in upper left corner: G.R.
Inscribed, in pencil, verso, lower left corner: 4729 | [indecipherable]
March 4-7, 1889, sold by (Sotheby's, London, England) no. 811 or 820.
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. 290, no. A34.
Italian; after Guido Reni, Studies of Three Heads and a Foot, between 1650 and 1675, red chalk on buff antique laid paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps, 09.1SDR208.