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Sheet of Small Figure and Animal Studies
Sheet of Small Figure and Animal Studies
Date:
16th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Pen And Brown Ink On Laid Paper Mounted To A Heavier Sheet , Onlaid To False Margins
Dimensions:
Image: 178 x 127 mm (7 x 5 in.)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Provenance:

Provenance: Joseph Green Cogswell; Mortimer Leo Schiff; Moore S. Achenbach;
Cogswell no.257 , Hellman no. 177, repr. Pl. XXXIX, as “Sketches” by Perino del Vaga (George S. Hellman, Original Drawings by the Old Masters: The Collection formed by Joseph Green Cogswell, 1786-1871, New York: privately published, 1915);
Suggested attributions and notes from old mat and file:
B. Davidson (n.d.) (from old mat): “Try Fipino”;
Unid. (n.d.) (from old mat): Late 18th or early 19th century?
A.M. (Agnes Mongan) (July 1972): “Charming”;

Accession Number:
1963.24.27
Acquisition Date:
1954-01-29
Credit Line:

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

Exhibition History:

Mills College Art Gallery, Oakland: Old Master Drawings , 1954.

several rows of unrelated small sketches of animals and figures, many in classical dress