Satyr (Study for Satyr and Bacchante)

about 1874
Artist Henri Gervex (French, 1852–1929)


Dimensions

Sheet: 21.5 x 29.4 cm (8 7/16 x 11 9/16 in.); Mount: 31.5 x 39.5 cm (12 3/8 x 15 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.38.580

Medium or Technique

Black crayon on cream laid paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Study for a painting acquired by the Luxembourg Museum in 1874.

Signed

lower right: H.G.

Provenance

Part of a group of French 19th c. academic drawings given to the MFA on Dec. 8, 1938 by Sachs and Allen (no further history of ownership).

Credit Line

Gift of Paul J. Sachs and W. G. Russell Allen