Seated Persian

Portrait of a Turk

undated
Copied after Antoine Watteau (French, 1684–1721)


Dimensions

Framed: 43.8 x 36.2 x 7 cm (17 1/4 x 14 1/4 x 2 3/4 in.) Sheet: 28.4 x 21 cm (11 3/16 x 8 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

65.2612

Medium or Technique

Red chalk (sanguine)

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

This drawing seems to be a copy of pl. 122.

Provenance

[Jean de Julienne]; Marquis de Chennevières, Paris; Hôtel Drouot , Paris, 5-6 May 1898, lot 191; G. Mühlbacher; Galerie Georges Petit, Paris, 15-18 May 1899, no.308; [Sigismond Bardac;] Mortimer Schiff, London, by 1928; Christie's, London, 24 June 1938, lot 53; George de Batz and Co., New York; Forsyth Wickes (1876-1964, New York, Paris, Rhode Island) purchased 4 April 1951; acquired by bequest 1965

Credit Line

Bequest of Forsyth Wickes—The Forsyth Wickes Collection