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Inscription

upper right in image: 31; lower left in image: Dessiné a Rome / par Michel Ange / Slodtz / Dapres Annibale Carache; lower center in image: A Paris Rue de la Pelterie a la Cloche; lower right in image: De Marteau laine sculpsit C.P.R.; by later hand, lower right in ink: No 2 1/2; lower center in graphite: T. 31

Provenance

Grossherzliches Museum, Schwerin (Lugt 2273). Mr. Gregory Mescha and Mr. Thompson Ellwanger, Washington, DC; gift to NGA, 2006.



Exhibition History
2008
Medieval to Modern: Recent Acquisitions of Drawings, Prints, and Illustrated Books, National Gallery of Art, Washington, 2008, no. 70.
Bibliography
1896
Leymarie, L. de. L'Oeuvre de Gilles Demarteau l'aine graveur du roi, catalogue descriptif. Paris: Georges Rapilly, 1896: no. 31.