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Le Général Foy (2ème planche)

1825
Emile-Jean-Horace Vernet (called Horace Vernet) (French, 1789–1863)


Catalogue Raisonné

Beraldi 20; Sanchez 210 only state

Dimensions

Sheet: 42.4 × 33.9 cm (16 11/16 × 13 3/8 in.) Image: 18 × 11 cm (7 1/16 × 4 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

38.627

Medium or Technique

Lithograph

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

General Foy is shown in a three-quarter view (his head and the top of his shoulders), turned toward the right. His eyes look at you. His costume becomes less distinct as it goes from his neck to his shoulder. The inscription is in English .

Inscription

In stone; on lower shoulder. slanting right H V.

Provenance

By 1938 W. G. Russell Allen (1882 - 1955), Boston; 1938 Gift to MFA, Boston (Accession Date: April 14, 1938)

Credit Line

Gift of W. G. Russell Allen