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Seven Studies of Arab Men's Costume

Artist:
Eugène Delacroix (French, Charenton-Saint-Maurice 1798–1863 Paris)
Date:
1832
Medium:
Watercolor over graphite on wove paper
Dimensions:
Overall: 6 1/8 x 3 3/4 in. (15.6 x 9.6 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Gift from the Karen B. Cohen Collection of Eugène Delacroix, in honor of Jill Newhouse, 2013
Accession Number:
2013.1135.18
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed in graphite, lower right near a figure's sleeve: tout rouge

Marking: Stamped in red ink, lower left: Mark of Delacroix's posthumous sale 1864 (Lugt 838a)
Eugène Delacroix (French, Charenton-Saint-Maurice 1798–1863 Paris)(his posthumous estate sale, Paris 1864); Jill Newhouse(sold to Karen B. Cohen, 1986); Donor: Karen B. Cohen
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," October 8, 2014–December 8, 2014.

Jill Newhouse Catalogue VII. New York, Fall 1986, fig. no. Cover illust., ill.



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