Artist Italian
Artist after Giulio Romano, Italian, 1499-1546
  • A Family Meal
Date between mid and late 16th century
Medium pen and brown-gray ink and brown-gray wash, heightened with white, on cream laid paper
Dimensions Sheet: 5 1/2 × 11 3/4 inches (14 × 29.8 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1SDR222
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Marks Dry stamp, on mat, lower right corner: possibly Renaud (Lugt 1042)
Inscriptions Inscribed, in pencil, on mat, lower right: Giulio Romano
Inscribed, in pencil, on mat, verso, along lower center right edge: [indecipherable]
François Renaud (Paris, France).
March 1889, sold by (Sotheby's, London, England).
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. 277, no. A15.

Olszewski, Edward. A Corpus of Drawings in Midwestern Collections. Sixteenth-Century Italian Drawings, vol. 1-2. Belgium: Brepols Publishers, 2008, vol. 2, p. 379, cat. 304 (ill.).