Artist Italian
  • Standing Putto with Cornucopia
Date between 1575 and 1600
Medium red chalk on buff laid paper
Dimensions Sheet: 6 7/8 × 4 1/8 inches (17.5 × 10.5 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1SDR77
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Marks Stamp, in black, lower right corner: Sir Joshua Reynolds (Lugt 2364)
Sir Joshua Reynolds (London, England);
March 5, 1798, possibly Reynold's sale (London, England).
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. 295, no. A41.

Olszewski, Edward. A Corpus of Drawings in Midwestern Collections. Sixteenth-Century Italian Drawings, vol. 1-2. Belgium: Brepols Publishers, 2008, vol. 2, p. 535, cat. 429 (ill.).