Artist Louis Marin Bonnet, French, 1736-1793
Artist after Carle Van Loo, French, 1705-1765
  • Tête de jeune fille
  • Head of a Young Girl (translated title)
  • Anna Van Loo (alternate title)
Date mid-18th century
Medium Crayon manner engraving printed in black and white on gray-brown laid paper
Dimensions Image: 14 × 11 3/8 inches (35.6 × 28.9 cm)
Sheet: 15 3/8 × 11 1/2 inches (39.1 × 29.2 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, Elizabeth P. Kirby Fund
Accession Number 58.347
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed, in plate, lower: Carle Van loo
Inscriptions Inscribed, below image, lower left: Dessiné par Carl Vanloo
Inscribed, lower right: Gravé par Louis Bonnet
Inscribed, center lower margin: DEDIÉE À MONSIEUR CARLE VANLOO
Inscribed, bottom left edge: À Paris, chez Bonnet, Pont St. Michel, aux Armes | de France, vis-a-vis la rue du Hurpoix.
Inscribed, bottom right edge: Par son très-humble, et très- | obeissant, serviteur, Louis Bonnet
Inscribed, in pencil across bottom edge, verso: [numeric notations]
1958-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Eighteenth-Century French Prints from Midwest Collections. Exh. cat., Dayton Art Institute. Dayton, 1984, no. 6.