Study for Figurine

about 1656–57
Salvator Rosa (Italian, 1615–1673)


Dimensions

11.6 x 9.4 cm (4 9/16 x 3 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

1983.127

Medium or Technique

Pen and brown ink and brush with brown wash over black chalk

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Notes: study for etching (Wallace 43); probably from album of similar studies (59” in pen and ink upper right of mount) Prof. Wallace thinks this sheet is a preliminary study for the frontispiece to the series. Impession of Wallace 41 included with drawing.

Inscription

Inscribed pen and inkk lower left: "Salv. Rosa Napletan/(indecipherable) "

Markings

PDP Watermark Type: No watermark visible

Provenance

[Queen Christina of Sweden]; Odescalchi family (early 18c, Rome); Galerie Gerda Bassenge, Berlin (1974); David Tunick, Inc., NY; acquired February 1983

Credit Line

Lucy Dalbiac Luard Fund