Artist attributed to Luca Cambiaso, Italian, 1527-1585
  • Nude Man Asleep
Date between 1540 and 1549
Medium pen and brown ink on beige laid paper
Dimensions Sheet: 7 1/4 × 7 3/16 inches (18.4 × 18.2 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1SDR172
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Inscriptions Inscribed, in pen and black ink, on blue mat, lower left corner: 67
Inscribed, in pencil, on mat, verso, lower center right: M Angelo
March, 1889, sold by (Sotheby's, London, England).
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, pp. 266-267, no. A2.

Olszewski, Edward. A Corpus of Drawings in Midwestern Collections. Sixteenth-Century Italian Drawings, vol. 1-2. Belgium: Brepols Publishers, 2008, vol. 1, p. 120, cat. 99 (ill.).