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Child's Head

Artist:
Anonymous, French, 18th century
Former Attribution:
Formerly attributed to Élisabeth Louise Vigée Le Brun (French, Paris 1755–1842 Paris)
Date:
18th century
Medium:
Red chalk. Framing lines in pen and brown ink.
Dimensions:
5 5/8 x 6 in. (14.3 x 15.3 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Gift of Cephas G. Thompson, 1887
Accession Number:
87.12.61
Not on view
Marking: On recto, Metropolitan Museum stamp.
Donor: Cephas G. Thompson (American, 1809–1888)
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Coles Gallery, 8: Tapestries and Paintings, Malachites, Vases, Drawings by Old Masters, Etchings, Photographs, and Tapestries in Gallery 4, Main Hall.," 1895.

Coles Gallery, 8: Tapestries and Paintings, Malachites, Vases, etc.; Drawings by Old Masters, Etchings, Photographs, and Tapestries in Gallery 4, Main Hall. Exh. cat., The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Hand-book, no. 8, New York, 1895, cat. no. 731, p. 42.



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