Pen and brown ink, with traces of graphite, on tan wove paper, laid down on cream wove paper
20.5 × 30.2 cm (8 1/8 × 11 15/16 in.)
Gift of Mary and Leigh Block
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Eugène Delacroix, Vingt Aquarelles et Onze Dessins Reproduisant en Fac-Simile L’Album du Maroc de la Collection J. V… (Paris, 1928), no. 13.
Baron Joseph Vitta (died 1942), by 1928 [invoice; Delacroix 1928]. Otto Gerstenberg (died 1935), Berlin [invoice]; probably by descent to his daughter, Margarethe Scharf; probably sold to Fritz and Peter Nathan, Zurich, by 1965; sold to Mary and Leigh Block, Chicago, September 1965 [invoice]; given to the Art Institute, 1988.
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