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Seated Draped Figure

Artist:
François Le Moyne (French, Paris 1688–1737 Paris)
Date:
early 18th century
Medium:
Black chalk, heightened with white, on blue paper.
Dimensions:
12 x 9 11/16 in. (30.5 x 24.6 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1963
Accession Number:
63.105
Not on view
Vendor: Henri Baderou
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "15th–18th Century French Drawings in The Metropolitan Museum of Art," September 18, 1986–January 4, 1987.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Eighteenth-Century French Drawings in New York Collections," February 3, 1999–April 25, 1999.

Musée national du château de Versailles et de Trianon. "François Lemoyne à Versailles," May 14, 2001–August 12, 2001.

Bean and Turcic 1986.168, Bordeaux 1984.156
Pierre Rosenberg French Master Drawings of the 17th and 18th Centuries in North American Collections. Ex. cat., Art Gallery of Ontario, 2 Sept. - 15 Oct., National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, Canada, 3 Nov. - 17 Dec. 1972, California Palace of the Legion of Honor, 12 Jan. - 11 Mar. 1973. Toronto, 1972, cat. no. under no. 79, p. 176.

Jean-Luc Bordeaux "François Le Moyne's Painted Ceiling in the Salon d'Hercule at Versailles, a Long Overdue Study." Gazette des Beaux-Arts. vol. 83, 1974, fig. no. 21, p. 313, ill.

Jean-Luc Bordeaux François Le Moyne and His Generation 1688-1737. Neuilly-sur-Seine, 1984, cat. no. 156, fig. no. 283, p. 173, ill.

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. 168, pp. 156-157, ill.

Philip Conisbee "New York French Drawings [exhibition review]." The Burlington Magazine. vol. 128, London, December 1986, p. 925.

Perrin Stein, Mary Tavener Holmes Eighteenth-Century French Drawings in New York Collections Exh. cat. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1999, cat. no. 13, pp. 28-29, ill.

Xavier Salmon François Lemoyne à Versailles. Ex. cat. Paris, 2001, cat. no. 14, pp. 29, 31, 65, ill.



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