Red chalk, heightened with white chalk, touches of black chalk
21 3/8 x 16 1/2 in. (54.3 x 41.9cm)
Purchase, David T. Schiff Gift, 1991
Not on view
Signature: White chalk, lower right: Carrier-Belleuse
Vendor: Sandorval and Co., Inc.
"Curatorial Reports and Departmental Accessions: Drawings." in Annual Report of the Trustees of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, July 1, 1991 - June 30, 1992. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, no. 122, New York, 1992, p. 29.
Suzanne Boorsch, William M. Griswold, Elizabeth Wyckoff, Helen Bobritzky Mules, Colta Ives, David W. Kiehl "Recent Acquisitions, A Selection, 1991-1992: Renaissance Europe, Europe 1700-1900, United States 1780-1900." The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, vol. 50, no. 2, New York, Autumn 1992, p. 40.
Artist: Albert-Ernest Carrier-Belleuse (French, Anizy-le-Château 1824–1887 Sèvres)Date: probably before 1868Medium: Cast terracotta with a coat of brown paint; original turned ebonized socleAccession: 1991.123On view in:Not on view
Artist: Possibly designed by Albert-Ernest Carrier-Belleuse (French, Anizy-le-Château 1824–1887 Sèvres)Date: ca. 1883Medium: Lead- and tin-glazed earthenwareAccession: 1995.288.1a–cOn view in:Not on view