Cartoon Fragment for Adolescent Angel Leaning on a Tablet or Closed Book

Artist: Marcantonio Franceschini (Italian, Bologna 1648–1729 Bologna)
Date: ca. 1690-95
Medium: Brush with brown wash and gouache, over traces of granular charcoal underdrawing, on six glued sheets of paper; lined with canvas
Dimensions: 23 3/8 x 34 5/8in. (59.4 x 87.9cm)
Classification: Drawings
Credit Line: The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1949
Accession Number: 49.20.194

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