Black and red chalk, and watercolor, on ivory wove paper, laid down on ivory laid paper
367 × 248 mm
Gift of Robert Allerton
Extended information about this artwork
Harold Joachim, French Drawings and Sketchbooks of the Eighteenth Century (Chicago, 1977), no. 1B5.
Minneapolis, Minn., University of Minnesota, “One Hundred Drawings by One Hundred Artists,” 1961, cat. 9.
New York, Wildenstein and Company, “Master Drawings from The Art Institute of Chicago,” October 17-November 30, 1963, n.p., cat. 52.
The Art Institute of Chicago, “Selected Works of 18th Century French Art in the Collections of The Art Institute of Chicago,” January 24-March 28, 1976, pp. 58-59, cat. 49 (ill.).
Paris, Musée du Louvre, “Dessins français de l’Art Institute de Chicago de Watteau à Picasso,” October 15, 1976-January 17, 1977, n.p., cat. 13 (ill.).
Frankfurt am Main, Germany, Städtische Galerie im Städelschen Kunstinstitut, “Französische Zeichnungen aus dem Art Institute of Chicago,” February 10-April 10, 1977, pp. 36-37, cat. 13 (ill.).
Possibly, the estate of the artist; sold, April 17-18, 1807 [according to Joachim 1977]. Sold by Rosenberg and Stiebel, New York, to the Art Institute, 1956.
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