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A Monk
A Monk
Date:
18th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Brown Ink And Gray Wash On Laid Paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 178 x 120 mm (7 x 4 3/4 in.) irregular
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Provenance:

(from Mrs. Welling, the last owner): From the album Tomo terzo de caricature; Algarotti-Corniani (?); Breadalbane (?); Langton House, Duns, Berwickshire; Sale, Edinburgh, Dowells, 25 March 1925, Lot 1004 ("Folio containing over 100 caricature drawings"), bought by John Grant, bookseller of Edinburgh; Arthur Kay; Sale, London, Christie's, 9 April 1943, Colnaghi, London (1943); sold to Peter Granger van der Poel; Mrs. Susan Welling (his daughter).

Accession Number:
1976.2.25
Acquisition Date:
1976-12-31
Credit Line:

Museum purchase, Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts Endowment Fund

Exhibition History:

FAMSF, M.H. de Young Memorial Museum: Italian Old Master Drawings from the Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts, 1994;
University Art Museum, University of California, Berkeley:The Masking of Venice, 11 Dec 1996-4 March 1997.
CPLH, Recent Acquisitions, Aug 26 - Oct 23, 1977

standing figure of a monk, seen from the rear, with a very large wide brimmed hat