Self-Portrait ("a l'air fatal")

1830
Achille Devéria (French, 1800–1857)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ber. IX 001

Dimensions

39.8 x 29 cm (15 11/16 x 11 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

1984.417

Medium or Technique

Crayon lithograph on thin gray paper, mounted during printing (chine collée)

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

The celebrity portrait artist and fashion illustrator Devéria here presents himself in fashionably Romantic demonic guise.

Provenance

Ex. coll.: Beurdeley (Lugt 421). Purchased by V/C.

Credit Line

Lee M. Friedman Fund