Artist French
  • Scene in an Artist's Studio
Date between 1700 and 1720
Medium black chalk and gray wash on off-white laid paper
Dimensions Sheet: 8 × 10 3/4 inches (20.3 × 27.3 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, General Endowment Fund
Accession Number 62.29
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Marks Watermark: [coat of arms with two lions rampant (similar to Churchill 50 and 58)]
Mark, lower left: E. Joseph-Rignault (Lugt 2218)
Inscriptions Inscribed, in pencil, lower left, verso: W Hogarth
1874, E. Joseph-Rignault (Paris, France).
(Wildenstein and Co., New York, New York, USA) (as by Antoine Coypel);
1962-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA) (as by Antoine Coypel);
Italian, French, English, and Spanish Drawings and Watercolors. Cat., Detroit Institute of Arts. New York, 1992, pp. 226-227, no. 108.