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Three Children playing with a Donkey

1820
Jean Louis André Théodore Géricault (French, 1791–1824)


Catalogue Raisonné

Delteil 025; Clément 41

Dimensions

Sheet: 29 x 42.2 cm (11 7/16 x 16 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

1995.701

Medium or Technique

Pen lithograph on stone paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

This is one of seven prints Géricault made from drawings on lithographic paper board, known as “stone-paper”. Senefelder invented stone paper, a specially coated cardboard, as a more portable alternative to the weighty, brittle lithography stones.

Markings

PDP Watermark Type: J. Whatman, Turkey Mill.

Credit Line

Lee M. Friedman Fund