Bust of a Woman, head on hand

1863
Charles Émile Jacque (French, 1813–1894)


Dimensions

Sheet: 10.7 x 10.0 cm (4 3/16 x 3 15/16 in.) Mount: 23.5 x 21.2 cm (9 1/4 x 8 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

1987.518

Medium or Technique

Pen and brown ink over pencil on medium weight wove paper, mounted down at edges on a sheet of dark cream laid paper with studies of a pitcher, book, jar, and hat in graphite on the verso (by Jacque?)

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Inscription

Dated ? in pen and brown ink, upper left, obscured by hatching strokes: "24 9 63" ?. Signed with initials in pen and brown ink, upper right: "Ch. J."

Signed

In pen and brown ink, u.r.: Ch. J.; u.l.: 24 9 63

Provenance

Helen and Paul (b. 1902, Boston) Bernat; acquired October 1987

Credit Line

Gift of Paul and Helen Bernat