Artist Italian
Artist after Annibale Carracci, Italian, 1560-1609
  • Two Putti with a Torch
Date between 1600 and 1625
Medium red chalk over graphite on cream laid paper
Dimensions Sheet: 6 5/8 × 5 1/2 inches (16.8 × 14 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Robert H. Tannahill
Accession Number 44.236
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Marks Stamp, in blue, lower left: Vallardi (Lugt. 1223)
Inscriptions Inscribed, in pen and black ink, verso, upper center: 5459 [underscored] | styat
G. Vallardi (Milan, Italy);
Robert H. Tannahill [1893-1969] (Grosse Pointe Farms, Michigan, USA);
1944-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. 284, no. A24.