Artist Franz August Schubert, German, 1806-1893
Title
  • The Archangel Michael
Date 1836
Medium watercolor over graphite pencil on cream wove paper
Dimensions Sheet: 15 3/8 × 9 7/8 inches (39.1 × 25.1 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1SDR263
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Marks Collector's mark: Berk of Dessan
Inscriptions Inscribed, in margin lower left: Lucas Signorelli p.
Inscribed, in margin lower right: copint v. F. Schubert 1836 in Orvieto das Original |[illegible] Leipzig
Berk [black collector's mark below lower right corner of composition] (Dessau, Germany);
1889, F. Meyer (Dresden,Germany);
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)
Uhr, Horst. German Drawings and Watercolors. New York, 1987, p. 64, no. 21 (ill.).