Cranes (Preparatory design for a ceramic plate)

Herons (Preparatory design for the Second Service Rousseau)

about 1870
Félix Bracquemond (French, 1833–1914), Or Henri Lambert (French, 1836 - 1909)


Dimensions

Sheet: 37.2 x 42.2 cm (14 5/8 x 16 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

2005.594

Medium or Technique

Black ink and graphite

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Design for a ceramic plate, likely for Eugène Rousseau for Creil et Montereau

Inscription

In ink, within image, b.c.: B
In graphite, lower left: Sujet de décoration pour assiette

Markings

Verso: blue ink, circular douane stamp

Provenance

Hotel Drouot, Paris; Judith L. Pillsbury, Paris; from whom purchased December 14, 2005

Credit Line

Seth K. Sweetser Fund, Harriet Otis Cruft Fund, and Helen B. Sweeney Fund