Ornamental Design with Antique-style Mask

Artist:
Anonymous, Italian, 16th century
Date:
1550–1600
Medium:
Pen and brown ink, brush and brown wash, over black chalk, with white gouache highlights (now entirely oxidized)
Dimensions:
sheet: 5 5/8 x 5 11/16 in. (14.3 x 14.4 cm)
Classifications:
Drawings, Ornament & Architecture
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1948
Accession Number:
48.148(44)
Not on view
Album previously owned by Hippolyte-Alexandre-Gabriel-Walter Destailleur (French); Vendor: Martin Breslauer, London
Catalogue de dessins et tableaux provenant de la Collection de Feu M. Hippolyte Destailleur: Dessins d'architecture et de décoration vues de Paris et des environs déssins de differents genres Sale cat. Hôtel Drouot, Paris, Paris, 1896.