Artist French
  • Three Studies of a Woman in Classical Roman Costume with Children
Date between 1792 and 1805
Medium graphite pencil on off-white laid paper
Dimensions Sheet: 6 1/8 × 8 1/2 inches (15.6 × 21.6 cm)
Credit Line Gift of James E. Scripps
Accession Number 94.3SDR86
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Marks Stamp, in purple ink, lower center, verso: J. Peoli (Lugt 2020)
Watermark: Fragment of FABIANO (Heawood 1596, pl. 218)
Inscriptions Inscribed, in pencil, upper left center, verso: Dessin [P?]récoe[indecipherable]
Inscribed, lower center, verso: L. David
Inscribed, lower left, verso: a
J. J. Peoli (New York, New York, USA);
May 8, 1894, Peoli sale no. 168, American Art Association (New York, New York, USA);
James E. Scripps (Detroit, Michigan, USA);
1894-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Heil, Walter. "Some French Drawings of the Nineteenth Century." Bulletin of the DIA 12, 4 (January 1931): p. 38 (ill.), p. 37.

Italian, French, English, and Spanish Drawings and Watercolors: Sixteenth Through Eighteenth Centuries. New York, 1992, pp. 336-337, no. A90.