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A seated female figure (Allegory of Geomerty?) and studies of cats
A seated female figure (Allegory of Geomerty?) and studies of cats
Date:
16th–17th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Black Chalk On Paper Prepared With Red Wash
Dimensions:
Sheet: 198 x 127 mm (7 13/16 x 5 in.)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Provenance:

Sebastiano Resta (1635-1714), his mount; Joseph Green Cogswell (1786-1871) (ms. no. 112); Mortimer Leo Schiff (1877-1931); Moore S. Achenbach (1878-1963); Gift to the Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts, 1963 (L. 3a, verso).

Accession Number:
1963.24.124
Acquisition Date:
1963-04-09
Credit Line:

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

Exhibition History:

Santa Barbara Museum of Art, 'The Noble Past', 1976-1977.

seated woman holding a compass, two cats at bottom of sheet and part of a third cat at lower right, lettering at upper right