Constantin Guys (French, Flushing 1802–1892 Paris)
Pen and black ink, gray wash over graphite; heightened with white gouache
9 11/16 x 13 3/4 in. (24.6 x 34.9 cm)
Rogers Fund, 1963
Not on view
Inscription: Recto, pen and brown ink, from left to right: H. . ./culverwell. . . (in reverse)/Road to Portel/Grande rue-/the Sous-Prefecture/from the ramparts/Emperor & Empress standing at the door/officers. . .round them in a circle/Batteries/emptycarriage/Fishermens'/ church/Band.
Marking: Collector's mark of Sir Bruce Ingram on verso (Lugt Supp. 1405a); on back of mount: Ingram/284
Sir Bruce S. Ingram O.B.E., M.C. (British, Chesham, Buckinghamshire, 1877–1963); Mme. A. S. Prost
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings, Prints and Photographs: A Selection," July 25, 1989 - September 10, 1989.
Paris. Musée du Louvre. "Dessins Français du Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, de David à Picasso," October 25, 1973–January 7, 1974.
Constantin Guys Exh. cat., Paris, Musée des Arts Décoratifs. Paris, 1937, cat. no. 2, p. 1.
Jacob Bean, Linda Boyer Gillies, Cynthia Lambros, Roseline Bacou, Réunion des Musées Nationaux Dessins français du Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York de David à Picasso. 54th Exposition de Cabinet des Dessins Musée du Louvre, 25 October, 1973-7 January 1974. Paris, 1973, cat. no. 47, ill.
Haavard Rostrup "De moderne samlingers vaext 1970-74." in Meddelelser fra NY Carlsberg Glyptotek. Copenhagen, 1975, p. 41, ill.
Artist: Constantin Guys (French, Flushing 1802–1892 Paris)Date: 19th centuryMedium: Pen and brown ink, brown wash, with touches of pale blue and rose watercolor over traces of graphiteAccession: 29.100.605On view in:Not on view
Artist: Constantin Guys (French, Flushing 1802–1892 Paris)Date: 19th centuryMedium: Pen and brown ink, black, blue and some brown wash, with touches of yellow and red wash, over traces of graphiteAccession: 29.100.602On view in:Not on view