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Design for an Ornate Ceiling with Allegorical Figures

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Inscription

Verso, in graphite pencil: ADG 15877 Verso, in graphite pencil: Jean d'Ildine [?]

Provenance

Probably Bernhard Houthakker collection (Amsterdam); to Galerie Jacques Fischer, 1999 (Paris); to C & J Goodfriend Drawings and Prints (New York); from whom purchased by MFA, December 17, 2008.

Credit Line

Charles Amos Cummings Fund

1560–70

Dimensions

Sheet: 36 x 30 cm (14 3/16 x 11 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

2008.1531

Medium or Technique

Pen and brown ink with brush and brown wash, over a black chalk, on paper

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