Artist Giuseppe Maria Crespi, Italian, 1665-1747
Title
  • Study of a Seated Youth and Two Standing Women
Date between 1665 and 1747
Medium pen and brown ink on buff antique laid paper
Dimensions Sheet: 9 11/16 × 7 5/8 inches (24.6 × 19.4 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1SDR211.B
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Inscriptions Inscribed, in pen and black ink, lower right: No 2701 Spagnoletto f.1
Giovanni Domenico Tiepolo (Venice, Italy).
Johann Dominik Bossi and Carl Christian Friedrich Beyerlen (Stuttgart, Germany);
March 27, 1882, Bossi-Beyerlen sale (Stuttgart, Germany).
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. 105, no. 47.

Shaw, James Byam and George Knox. Italian Eighteenth Century Drawings. Vol. 6 of the Robert Lehman Collection. New York and Princeton, 1987, p. 30, no. 1.