Pegasus

1820s
Carle Vernet (French, 1758–1836), Printer François Séraphin Delpech (French, 1778–1829)


Dimensions

25.72 x 30.48 cm (10 1/8 x 12 in.)

Accession Number

1995.632

Medium or Technique

Crayon lithograph

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

The mythical winged horse, Pegasus, companion of Apollo and the Muses, was a symbol of poetic inspiration.

Inscription

Signed in stone: Carle Vernet Rome

Provenance

Accession numbers assigned by V/C September 20, 1995. The Calabi Collection of Early Lithographs made before 1840.

Credit Line

Katherine E. Bullard Fund in memory of Francis Bullard