François André Vincent (French, Paris 1746–1816 Paris)
Black chalk heightened with white, over stumped charcoal, on beige paper
13 1/16 x 17 15/16 in. (33.2 x 45.5 cm)
Rogers Fund, 1962
Not on view
Signature: At lower left in pen and black ink: "Vincent 1778"
Vendor: Galerie de Bayser et Strolin
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. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," July 29, 1996–October 21, 1996.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," July 12, 2010–October 3, 2010.
Musée des Beaux-Arts de Tours. "François-André Vincent," October 18, 2013–January 19, 2014.
Bean and Turcic 1986.317, Cuzin 1988.28
Jacob Bean "Ninety-third Annual Report of the Trustees for the Fiscal Year 1962-1963: Reports of the Departments." in The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, n.s. vol. 22, no. 2, New York, October 1963, p. 63.
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Jean-Pierre Cuzin "François-André Vincent, 1746-1816." Cahiers du Dessin Français. vol. 4, Paris, 1988, cat. no. 28, p. 20, ill.
Jean-Pierre Cuzin François-André Vincent, 1746-1816: Entre Fragonard et David. Paris, 2013, cat. no. 338D, 100, 416, 424, ill.
Louis-Antoine Prat Le Dessin Français au XVIIIe siècle. Paris, 2017, 603.
Artist: François André Vincent (French, Paris 1746–1816 Paris)Date: 1788Medium: Pen and brown ink, brush and brown wash, over traces of red chalk; perspective lines in graphite (recto). Red chalk; squared in red chalk (verso).Accession: 1985.245.2On view in:Not on view