Recto: Frontal study of a seated man and two small studies of a seated man in profile; verso: Two studies for an allegorical figure of Victory

Early 19th century
Baron François Pascal Simon Gérard (French, 1770–1837)


Dimensions

Sheet: 18.2 x 23.7 cm (7 3/16 x 9 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

2000.555

Medium or Technique

Graphite pencil and pen and brown ink

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Markings

PDP Watermark Type: none

Provenance

Henri Gérard, nephew of the artist; Comte Foy, husband of Henri Gérard's grand-niece; Comtesse Foy (the actress Elvira Popesco); Jill Newhouse, New York; Sotheby's, New York, Sale 7424, 26 January 2000, unsold; purchased after sale by MFA, March 2000.

Credit Line

George Peabody Gardner Fund