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Head of a Man

Artist:
Claude Jean-Baptiste Hoin (French, Dijon 1750–1817 Dijon)
Date:
n.d.
Medium:
Charcoal, stumped, black chalk, heightened with white, on beige paper
Dimensions:
20 1/4 x 16 5/16 in. (51.5 x 41.5 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Vincent Astor, 1985
Accession Number:
1985.115
Not on view
Inscription: In lower left and right margins, collector's mark of Germain Seligmann, interlaced GS (not in Lugt)
Germain Seligman; Mary Cushing Fosburgh, New York City
Bean and Turcic 1986.132
Jacob Bean "Curatorial Reports and Departmental Accessions: Drawings." in Annual Report of the Trustees of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, July 1, 1984 - June 30, 1985. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, no. 115, New York, 1985, p. 25.

Jacob Bean, Lawrence Turčić 15th-18th Century French Drawings in The Metropolitan Museum of Art. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1986, cat. no. 132, p. 124, ill.

Louis-Antoine Prat Le Dessin Français au XVIIIe siècle. Paris, 2017, 244.



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