Design for a Monument

undated
Attributed to Charles-Nicolas Cochin le fils (French, 1715–1790)


Dimensions

22.4 x 11.8 cm (8 7/8 x 4 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

65.2551

Medium or Technique

Pen and black in with bown wash over graphite

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

[Monument] surmounted by the allegorical figure of a city or government, and two sphinxes, and having six panels of landscapes with classical buildings, one if the graces.

Inscription

Bottom right: Cochin des. . .
Two round red labels bearing numbers on back of frame

Provenance

Forsyth Wickes (1876-1964, New York, Paris, Rhode Island); acquired by bequest 1965

Credit Line

Bequest of Forsyth Wickes—The Forsyth Wickes Collection