Artist Italian
  • Head of a Boy Looking Upward
Date ca. 1600
Medium black and red chalk on buff laid paper, possibly antique
Dimensions Sheet: 7 13/16 × 5 1/2 inches (19.8 × 14 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1SDR100
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Inscriptions Inscribed, in pencil, verso, lower right corner: 4685 | u—
March 4-7, 1889, sold by (Sotheby's, London, England) no. 811. [as by Carlo Dolci.]
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. 291, no. A36.