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Nude Male Figure with a Sword

Artist:
Alexandre Cabanel (French, Montpellier 1823–1889 Paris)
Date:
1840–89
Medium:
Black chalk
Dimensions:
19 7/16 x 12 11/16 in. (49.3 x 32.3cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Purchase, Karen B. Cohen Gift, 1988
Accession Number:
1988.255
Not on view
Signature: Black chalk, lower right: Al. Cabanel
Vendor: Thomas Agnew & Sons, Ltd. (London)
W. M. Brady and Co., Inc. "French Drawings and Watercolors," June 1, 1988–June 17, 1989.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Recent Acquisitions: Drawings, Prints and Photographs," September 22, 1988–January 8, 1989.

Dahesh Museum of Art. "Training an Artist: Alexandre Cabanel and the Academic Process in 19th-Century France," March 10, 1998–June 13, 1998.

Catalogue de Tableaux, Aquarelles, et Dessins provenant de l'atelier Alexandre Cabanel. Paris, 1889, cat. no. nos. 233.

W. M. Brady and Co., Inc. French Drawings and Watercolors. Ex. cat. New York, June 1-17, 1988, cat. no. 41, ill.

Jacob Bean "Curatorial Reports and Departmental Accessions: Drawings." in Annual Report of the Trustees of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, July 1, 1988 - June 30, 1989. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, no. 119, New York, 1989, p. 23.

Training an Artist: Alexandre Cabanel and the Academic Process in 19th-century France. Dahesh Museum of Art, New York, 1998, cat. no. 17.



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