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Study for a Tailpiece

Artist:
Charles Dominique Joseph Eisen (French, Valenciennes 1720–1778 Brussels)
Date:
1774
Medium:
Red chalk
Dimensions:
3 1/4 x 4 9/16 in. (8.3 x 11.6 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1979
Accession Number:
1979.591.2
Not on view
Signature: In black chalk at lower left: "Ch. Eisen invenit et fecit / 1774"
Vendor: Mary L. Myers
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "French Architectural and Ornament Drawings of the Eighteenth Century," December 10, 1991–March 15, 1992.

Mary L. Myers French Architectural and Ornament Drawings of the Eighteenth Century. Ex. cat. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1991, cat. no. 40, p. 66, ill.



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