Artist Jacopo Amigoni, Italian, 1675-1752
  • Sketches for a Vase, an Architectural Decoration, and Two Portraits (verso)
Date between 1675 and 1752
Medium black chalk and brown wash, heightened with black chalk on buff laid paper
Dimensions Sheet: 10 5/8 × 7 1/2 inches (27 × 19.1 cm)
Framed: 18 × 15 × 1 1/4 inches (45.7 × 38.1 × 3.2 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Bernard F. Walker
Accession Number 74.39.B
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Marks Watermark, on recto: [faint crest or coat of arms]
Inscriptions Inscribed, in pen and ink, upper right: 18 siècle | 8 [indecipherable, ink faded]
Inscribed, in pencil, upper and lower right: [indecipherable]
Paul Prouté (Paris, France);
Mr. and Mrs. Bernard F. Walker (Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, USA);
1974-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. 86, no. 34.