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Head of a Bearded Man Looking Left

Artist:
François Le Moyne (French, Paris 1688–1737 Paris)
Date:
early 18th century
Medium:
Black chalk, stumped, red chalk, pink pastel, on beige paper.
Dimensions:
11 7/8 x 8 15/16 in. (30.1 x 22.7 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1909
Accession Number:
10.45.16
Not on view
Inscription: Graphite at lower left: "Baroccio"; in pen and brown ink, lower right: "Le Moine"
Herbert Percy Horne (British, London 1864–1916 Florence); Vendor: Herbert Percy Horne (British, London 1864–1916 Florence), through Roger Eliot Fry
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "15th–18th Century French Drawings in The Metropolitan Museum of Art," September 18, 1986–January 4, 1987.

Bean and Turcic 1986.173, Bordeaux 1985.D.2
Jean-Luc Bordeaux François Le Moyne and His Generation 1688-1737. Neuilly-sur-Seine, 1984, cat. no. D.2, fig. no. 127, p. 142, 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. 173, p. 161, ill.

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



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