Illustration of imaginary creatures walking through forest

French
1933
Léopold Chauveau (French, 1870–1940)


Dimensions

Sheet: 18.9 x 28 cm (7 7/16 x 11 in.)

Accession Number

2016.791

Medium or Technique

Graphite, ink, watercolor

Not On View

Classifications

Drawings / Watercolors

Possibly from the artist’s series of “Créatures hypothétiques”

Inscription

Numbered 59 (upper right)

Signed

Signed and dated L. Chauveau 1933

Provenance

2016, sold by Somerset & Wood on ebay to Meghan Melvin, Boston; 2016, gift of Meghan Melvin to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 14, 2016)

Credit Line

Gift of Meghan Melvin in honor of Clifford S. Ackley