Graphite and black chalk, heightened with white on blue paper
11 15/16 x 17 15/16 in. (30.4 x 45.6 cm)
Purchase, Karen B. Cohen Gift, 1986
Not on view
Inscription: at upper left corner in pen and black ink, "Nemi".
Marking: at lower left in black ink, mark of Édouard Bertin (Lugt Supp. 238a).
Édouard Bertin (French, Paris 1797–1871 Paris)(Lugt Supp. 238a); Vendor: Eric G. Carlson
Jacob Bean "Curatorial Reports and Departmental Accessions: Drawings." in Annual Report of the Trustees of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, July 1, 1986 - June 30, 1987. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, no. 117, New York, 1987, p. 24.
Artist: Alexandre-Gabriel Decamps (French, Paris 1803–1860 Fontainebleau)Date: 1820–60Medium: Black and white chalk, charcoal, traces of graphite on light brown paper; some stumpingAccession: 1991.465On view in:Gallery 690