Study for the figure of Sarah in the now-lost painting,Tobias Brings His Bride Sarah to the House of His Father, Tobit,
Henri Lehmann (French, Kiel 1814–1882 Paris)
Graphite and white chalk, on blue paper
13 x 8 7/16 in. (33 x 21.4 cm)
Purchase, Karen B. Cohen Gift, 1990
Not on view
Inscription: dated, lower right: 31 juillet 1863
Marking: On recto, black ink stamp of Henri Lehmann (Lugt Supp. 1164g).
Vendor: W. M. Brady and Co., Inc. (New York)
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," July 13, 2009–October 4, 2009.
"Curatorial Reports and Departmental Accessions: Drawings." in Annual Report of the Trustees of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, July 1, 1989 - June 30, 1990. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, no. 120, New York, 1990, p. 20.
W. M. Brady and Co., Inc. Master Drawings. 1760-1880. Dealer exh. cat., May 2-22. New York, 1990, cat. no. 42, ill.