Head Study (Study for the woodcut "Dimanche aux fortifs; Sunday at the Fortifications")
Auguste Lepère (French, 1849–1918)
Charles Saunier 506; Lugt 141
Sheet: 13.7 x 13 cm (5 3/8 x 5 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
…study for head of girl at center in woodcut… Unevenly torn and folded over sheet of buff tracing paper.
Unsigned, but with artist's collection stamp in red on l. l., recto (Lugt 141). The verso indicates that during transfer the drawing was retouched.
Lepère estate (Lugt 141); Eric G. Carlson, NY; acquired May 1990
Ruth M. Campbell Memorial Fund