Artist Tintoretto, Italian, 1519-1594
Title
  • Study after Michelangelo's Saint Damian
Date ca. between 1545 and 1550
Medium black chalk, heightened with white on beige paper
Dimensions Sheet: 11 9/16 inches × 8 inches (29.4 × 20.3 cm)
Framed: 18 inches × 15 3/16 inches × 1 3/16 inches (45.7 × 38.6 × 3 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, William H. Murphy Fund
Accession Number 34.153
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Charles Albert de Burlet (Berlin, Germany);
1934-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Italian, French, English, and Spanish Drawings and Watercolors: Sixteenth Through Eighteenth Centuries. New York, 1992, pp. 62-63, no. 18, p. 25 (pl. ix).

Newberry Jr., John S. Loan Exhibition of Old Master Drawings from Midwestern Museums. Exh. cat., Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, 1950, no. 52.

"Rearrangements of the Museum's Collections." Bulletin of the DIA 14, 2 (November 1934): pp. 28-30, p. 30, (ill.).

Rossi, Paola. I Disegni Di Jacopo Tintoretto. Florence, 1975, p. 61.

Scheyer, Ernst. "Drawings by Correggio." Bulletin of the DIA 18, 8 (May 1937): pp. 127-130, no. 32.

Smith, Grahm. "Tintoretto and Michelangelo's St. Damian." The Burlington Magazine 123 (1981): p. 614 (fig. 38).

Tietze Hans, and Erika Tietze-Conrat. The Drawings of Venetian Painters in the XV and XVI Centuries. New York, 1944, p. 280, no. 1579.