Pen and brown iron gall ink and brush and brown wash, with black chalk (recto) and black chalk (verso) on off-white laid paper, tipped on to ivory laid paper
Inscribed recto, lower center on mount, in graphite: 19
277 x 199 mm (primary support); 301 x 221 mm (secondary support)
Gift of Dorothy Braude Edinburg to the Harry B. and Bessie K. Braude Memorial Collection
Extended information about this artwork
George Knox, “The Orloff Album of Tiepolo Drawings,”Burlington Magazine, June 1961, pp. 269–75, fig. 104.
Suzanne Folds McCullagh (ed.), Drawings in Dialogue: Old Master Through Modern, The Harry B. and Bessie K. Braude Memorial Collection, exh. cat. (Chicago: The Art Institute of Chicago, 2006), p. 66, cat. 37 (ill.).
AIC, Gifts of a Lifetime, Old Master Drawings, Dec. 11, 1998 –Mar. 28, 1999, checklist 27.
The Art Institute of Chicago, Drawings in Dialogue: Old Master Through Modern, The Harry B. and Bessie K. Braude Memorial Collection, June 3–July 30, 2006, p. 66, cat. 37 (ill.).
Prince Alexis Orloff, sale, Galerie Georges Petit, Paris, Apr. 29–30, 1920, lot 84, ill.; bt. Pauline, 15,000 francs; probably Richard Owen; Tomás Harris [check]; sold, Sotheby’s London, July 2, 1984, lot 123, to Dorothy Braude Edinburg.
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