Formerly attributed to Eustache Le Sueur (French, Paris 1616–1655 Paris)
Black chalk with traces of white chalk on brownish paper
12 5/8 x 8 1/8 in. (32.1 x 20.6 cm)
Gift of Harry G. Friedman, 1964
Not on view
Inscription: On recto, upper left in pen and brown ink: "99" On verso, upper right, in graphite: "Le Sueur No 54"; in center in graphite: "E. LE SUEUR 1617-1655/Urlaub 30/no. 4184/ 14 x 18/ lefter/ Left"
Marking: Stamped in black ink at lower center of verso, collector's mark of G. Usslaub, Marseille, Lugt 1221.
George Usslaub (born 1845); Donor: Harry G. Friedman
Alain Mérot Eustache Le Sueur 1616-1655. Paris, 2000, p. 429.
Date: 17th centuryMedium: Red chalk, pen and black ink, touches of brush and gray ink, silhouetted and pasted onto a rectangular sheet of paper tinted buff at back of head and gray at shoulders.Accession: 80.3.444On view in:Not on view