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Le Christ sortant du tombeau

Artist:
Gustave Doré (French, Strasbourg 1832–1883 Paris)
Date:
1850–83
Medium:
Gouache and brush and brown ink; over black chalk on brown paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 20 3/16 x 34 5/16 in. (51.3 x 87.1cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Dodge Fund, 1960
Accession Number:
60.147
Not on view
Signature: Gry. pt., lwr. left: G. Doré 1869

Inscription: On backing: Mme Cour. . . (illegible; entire name can be read under ultraviolet); sticker on heavy cardboard backing to which mounting paper is attached: Société Anonyme/des Ateliers Souty/33 et 35 rue Vanneau. . . (illegible)/Paris. . . (illegible)/17 B Haussman sculpture ameublements/encadrements Décoration/Léon Souty, Directeur
Mme. Courtoise; Vendor: Jacques Seligmann and Co., New York
Musée d'Orsay. "Gustave Doré (1832–1883): Master of Imagination," February 10, 2014–May 11, 2014.

National Gallery of Canada. "Gustave Doré (1832–1883): Master of Imagination," June 13, 2014–September 14, 2014.

Leblanc 19
Georges Duplessis Dessins, aquarelles, et estampes de Gustave Doré. Exh. cat. Cercle de la Librairie, Paris, 1885, cat. no. 19, p. 111.

Henri LeBlanc Catalogue de l'oeuvre complet de Gustave Doré. Paris, 1931, cat. no. 19, p. 484.

Musée d'Art Moderne et Contemporain, Musées de Strasbourg Gustave Doré (1832-1883). Ex. cat. Strasbourg, France, 1983, Mentioned under nos. 71, 136, cat. no. 72, ill.

Eric M. Zafran Fantasy and Faith: The Art of Gustave Doré. Dahesh Museum of Art, Yale University Press, New York and New Haven, 2005, fig. no. 82, 70, ill.

Gustave Doré : un peintre-né 12 mai - 16 septembre 2012, exposition au Monastère royal de Brou, Bourg-en-Bresse. Somogy Editions d'Art, Paris, 2012, 104.



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