SPECIAL ADVISORY: In accordance with Yale University’s revised COVID-19 protocols, the Yale University Art Gallery will close to the public beginning Friday, October 16, 2020. Learn More

Prints and Drawings
Artist: Denys Calvaert, Flemish, 1540–1619
Artist, formerly attributed to copy after: Peter de Witte, Flemish, 1548–1628

Study of an Angel

n.d.

Black chalk and pen and gray ink

Sheet: 23.9 × 10.2 cm (9 7/16 × 4in.)
Egmont Collection, Yale Library Transfer
1961.66.55
Geography: 
Made in Flanders
Status: 
By appointment
Culture: 
Flemish
Period: 
16th century
Classification: 
Works on Paper - Drawings and Watercolors
Provenance: 

John Percival, first Earl of Egmont (1683-1748); John T. Graves; Robert Hoe (sale New York, Anderson Auction Company, April 15-19, 1912, Library of Robert Hoe, Part III, A-K, no. 949; Yale University Library.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.