Artist Italian
  • Study of a Boy Playing the Harp Seated on Clouds
Date between 1600 and 1625
Medium black chalk, heightened with white, on gray-green antique laid paper with fibrous inclusions
Dimensions Sheet: 10 15/16 × 7 1/2 inches (27.8 × 19.1 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, Elizabeth P. Kirby Fund
Accession Number 61.201.A
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Lucien Goldsmidt (New York, New York, USA) (as by Giuseppe Maria Crespi [q.v.]);
1961-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, p. 292, no. A37.