Sketch of a Soldier

mid-19th century
Artist Jean Louis Ernest Meissonier (French, 1815–1891)


Dimensions

Sheet: 15.1 x 8.6 cm (5 15/16 x 3 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

27.508

Medium or Technique

Black crayon heightend with white on blue toned paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Pencil Drawing, verso: study of a horse’s leg.

Provenance

[Cheramy sale]; Walter Gay (1856-1937, Boston artist); September 1927, acquired by the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Walter Gay