Requires Photography

He Who Undertakes Too Much, Risks Failure at All

Qui trop embrasse, mal étreint

1818
Pierre Narcisse Guérin (French, 1774–1833)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ber. VIII,6

Dimensions

Image: 26.5 x 20.7 cm (10 7/16 x 8 1/8 in.) Sheet: 35.5 x 26.6 cm (14 x 10 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

60.398

Medium or Technique

Lithograph

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

In margin, lc: : "Qui trop embrasse, mal étreint"

Signed

Signed in stone, ll: "R.E/PG

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen