Artist probably Italian
  • Recto: (Male angel addressing kneeling female figure and infant in a landscape) / Verso: (Figure studies)
Date possibly 16th or 17th century
Medium pen, ink, and brown wash on off-white laid paper
Dimensions Sheet: 3 7/16 × 7 7/16 inches (8.7 × 18.9 cm)
Mat: 4 7/8 × 8 inches (12.4 × 20.3 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Aviva M. Duggan
Accession Number 2012.227.A
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Marks Watermark: [circular]
Inscriptions Inscribed, in brown ink, lower center: [to be deciphered, C.L is visible (Claude Lucas? See Lugt supplement 1733a and possible relationship in provenance to T2010.386)]

Aviva M. Duggan (Holly, Michigan, USA);
2013-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)