Huntress with a Horn

Carle (Charles André) Vanloo (French, Nice 1705–1765 Paris)

ca. 1733
Red chalk, traces of framing lines in pen and brown ink.
16 9/16 x 10 13/16 in. (42 x 27.5 cm)
Credit Line:
Gift of Cephas G. Thompson, 1887
Accession Number:
  • Signatures, Inscriptions, and Markings

    Inscription: In red chalk at lower center: "Studio Originale fatto da Carlo Vanloo / p. la volta della palazzina del Ré / di Sardegna detta / Stupinigi"

  • Provenance

    Donor: Cephas G. Thompson (American, 1809–1888)

  • Exhibition History

    Dayton Art Institute. "French Artists in Italy, 1600-1900," October 15, 1971–November 28, 1971.

  • Catalogue Raisonné

    Bean and Turcic 1986.291; Sahut and Rosenberg 1977.326

  • References

    Jacob Bean, Lawrence Turcic 15th-18th Century French Drawings in The Metropolitan Museum of Art. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1986, cat. no. 291, p. 258, ill.

    Michel Benisovich "Some Drawings by European Masters in United States Museum Collections." The Art Quarterly. vol. 22, Spring 1959, fig. no. 3, p. 59, ill.

    Mostra del Barocco Piemontese. Exh. cat., Turin, Palazzo Reale. Museo civico d'arte antica, Turin, vol. 2, Turin, 1963, cat. no. 428, fig. no. pl. 220, p. 123, ill.

    Jane van Nuis Cahill French Artists in Italy, 1600-1900. Exh. cat. The Dayton Art Institute, Dayton, OH. Dayton, Ohio, 1971, cat. no. 11, fig. no. pl. 11, p. 10, ill.

    Dessins de la Collection His de la Salle. Exh. cat., Dijon, Musée des Beaux-Arts. Musée des Beaux-Arts de Dijon, Dijon, 1974, cat. no. under 78, p. 95.

    Marie-Catherine Sahut, Pierre Rosenberg Carle Vanloo. Premier peintre du roi. Exh. cat., Nice, Musée Chéret; Clermont-Ferrand, Musée Bargoin; Nancy, Musée des Beaux-Arts. Nice, 1977, Exhibited., cat. no. 326, p. 114, ill.

    Renato Roli, Giancarlo Sestieri I disegni italiani del Settecento: Scuole piemontese, lombarda, genovese, bolognese, toscana, romana e napoletana. Treviso, 1981, cat. no. 8, ill.

  • See also
    In the Museum
    Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History