Spanish Old Master Drawings

Allegorical Figure of Hope

Alonso Cano

(Granada, 1601-1667)


  • Date: c. 1649
  • Pen and grey-brown ink wash on laid paper
  • 118 x 97 mm
  • Signed: “A.C.”, in pen, lower right corner
  • Provenance: Granada, Manuel González collection; Madrid, Luis Fernández-Guerra y Orbe collection; Madrid, private collection
  • Literature: VÉLIZ, Zahira: Alonso Cano [1601-1667]. Dibujos. Catálogo Razonado. Santander, Fundación Botín, 2011, p. 410, cat. no. 87

  • SOLD TO A PRIVATE COLLECTOR