Face Study (Study for the woodcut "Dimanche aux fortifs; Sunday at the Fortifications"

about 1898
Auguste Lepère (French, 1849–1918)


Catalogue Raisonné

Charles Saunier 506; Lugt 141

Dimensions

Sheet: 10.48 x 8.57 cm (4 1/8 x 3 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

1990.293

Medium or Technique

Black chalk

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Study for face of girl at center in woodcut, Dimanche aux fortifs. Unevenly torn and folded over sheet of buff tracing paper.

Inscription

Unsigned but with the artist's collection stamp in red on l. l., recto (Lugt 141).

Provenance

Lepère estate ( Lugt 141); Eric G. Carlson, NY; acquired May 1990

Credit Line

Ruth M. Campbell Memorial Fund