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Standing Sergeant

Artist:
Ernest Meissonier (French, Lyons 1815–1891 Paris)
Date:
19th century
Medium:
Pen and brown ink, watercolor, heightened with white, on blue paper
Dimensions:
25 1/2 x 15 in. (64.8 x 38.1 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1973
Accession Number:
1973.115
Not on view
Signature: In brush and brown wash, lower right: EM
Atelier of Ernest Meissonier (French, Lyons 1815–1891 Paris)
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings, Prints and Photographs: A Selection," July 25, 1989 - September 10, 1989.

Paris. Musée du Louvre. "Dessins Français du Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, de David à Picasso," October 25, 1973–January 7, 1974.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Nineteenth Century French Drawings and Prints," June 23, 1981–August 23, 1981.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," April 17, 1995–August 20, 1995.

M. O. Gréard Jean-Louis-Ernest Meissonier. Paris, 1897, p. 427.

Hôtel Drouot, Paris Sale, 24 May 1972. Paris, May 24, 1972, cat. no. 29.

Jacob Bean, Linda Boyer Gillies, Cynthia Lambros, Roseline Bacou, Réunion des Musées Nationaux Dessins français du Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York de David à Picasso. 54th Exposition de Cabinet des Dessins Musée du Louvre, 25 October, 1973-7 January 1974. Paris, 1973, cat. no. 61, ill.



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