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Les Grâces lutinées par les amours

Artist:
Louis Lagrenée (French, Paris 1725–1805 Paris)
Date:
1778
Medium:
Pen and brown ink, brush and brown wash, over traces of black chalk
Dimensions:
14 3/8 x 19 7/16 in. (36.5 x 49.3 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Purchase, Mr. and Mrs. Werner H. Kramarsky Gift and Harry G. Sperling Fund, 1986
Accession Number:
1986.213
Not on view
Signature: In pen and black ink at lower left margin, "L. Lagrenée. 1778."
Vendor: Galerie de la Scala, Paris
Marc Sandoz "The Drawings of Louis Jean François Lagrenée: Notes for a Tentative Catalogue Raisonné" Art Quarterly. 1963, fig. no. 18, pp. 63, 71, ill.

Jacob Bean "Curatorial Reports and Departmental Accessions: Drawings." in Annual Report of the Trustees of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, July 1, 1986 - June 30, 1987. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, no. 117, New York, 1987, p. 24.



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