Artist Italian
Title
  • Fallen Masonry Covered with Vegetation
Date ca. 1744
Medium graphite pencil, and wash on beige laid paper
Dimensions Sheet: 17 1/4 × 23 inches (43.8 × 58.4 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, William H. Murphy Fund
Accession Number 39.493
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Inscriptions Inscribed, in graphite, top edge: Sepoliso Antico [arca?] niello [...]inglio sotto Monte Portio della [...] in no ad arca di [Monsaltana?] in no ad arca piesta chiesa di S. Antonio pisyelto in que forma aria l'anna 1744
Inscribed, lower right: Thos Cole
Inscribed, on verso, lower right: E. Cole
Florence Cole Vincent;
1939-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)