Artist Guercino (Giovanni Francesco Barbieri), Italian, 1591-1666
  • Girl Reading
Date 17th century
Medium black chalk on buff laid paper
Dimensions Sheet: 8 3/16 × 8 inches (20.8 × 20.3 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1SDR138
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Marks Stamp, in black, lower left corner: Fürst von Lichnowsky (Lugt 1707)
Fürst von Lichnowsky (Vienna, Austria and Munich, Germany).
Samuel, Graf von Festetits (Vienna, Austria).
C.J. Meyer (Carlsbad).
September 1887, James E. Scripps (Detroit, Michigan, USA);
Mrs. James E. Scripps (Detroit, Michigan, USA);
1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Italian, French, English, and Spanish Drawings and Watercolors: Sixteenth Through Eighteenth Centuries. New York, 1992, p. 287, no. A29.