Artist Italian
Artist after Raphael, Italian, 1483-1520
  • Cupid and the Three Graces
Date late 16th Century
Medium black chalk and brown wash on cream laid paper
Dimensions Sheet: 15 × 11 1/8 inches (38.1 × 28.3 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Bernard F. Walker
Accession Number 68.35
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Marks Watermark: [fleur-de-lis]
Inscriptions Inscribed, in pencil, lower right corner: [indecipherable] vert [indecipherable] | donner mesures [sketch] 2cm
Inscribed, verso, lower center: 38 [indecipherable] 9 | sepia clair
Inscribed, verso, lower left: 168
Mr. and Mrs. Bernard F. Walker (Detroit, Michigan, USA);
1968-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. 276, no. A14.

Olszewski, Edward. A Corpus of Drawings in Midwestern Collections. Sixteenth-Century Italian Drawings, vol. 1-2. Belgium: Brepols Publishers, 2008, vol. 2, p. 365, cat. 294 (ill.).