Artist Giovanni Battista Tiepolo, Italian, 1696-1770
  • A Standing Man Turned to the Left
Date between 1754 and 1762
Medium pen and brown ink and brown wash on cream laid paper
Dimensions Sheet: 9 1/4 × 5 7/8 inches (23.5 × 14.9 cm)
Credit Line Bequest of Robert H. Tannahill
Accession Number 70.330
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Inscriptions Inscribed, in pencil, verso, lower right: 13
Count Algarotti-Corniani (Venice, Italy);
1852, Edward Cheney (Venice, Italy);
E. Parsons and Sons (London, England);
Dan Fellows Platt (Englewood, New Jersey, USA);
Mr. and Mrs. Ernest Kanzler (Detroit, Michigan, USA);
Robert H. Tannahill [1893-1969] (Grosse Pointe Farms, Michigan, USA);
1970-present, bequest to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Bostick, William A. Robert Hudson Tannahill Memorial Exhibition. Exh. cat., Grosse Pointe War Memorial. Grosse Pointe, 1978, no. 24.

Italian, French, English, and Spanish Drawings and Watercolors: Sixteenth Through Eighteenth Centuries. New York, 1992, pp. 128-129, no. 62, p. 147 (pl. xix).

The Robert Hudson Tannahill Bequest to the Detroit Institute of Arts: A Catalogue Issued on the Occassion of the Exhibition "A Collector's Treasure: The Tannahill Bequest." Exh cat., Detroit Institute of Arts, Detroit, 1970, p. 77 (ill.), p. 109.