Design for a Festival Display of Fireworks (recto); Small Figures by a different hand (verso)
Attributed to Laurent Hubert (French, died ca. 1780)
Formerly attributed to Juste Aurèle Meissonnier (French, Turin 1695–1750 Paris)
Black chalk with touches of red chalk (recto); red chalk and graphite (verso)
11 x 18 1/2 in. (28 x 47 cm) (irregular)
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1968
Not on view
Inscription: In graphite on verso: "Hubert / no 4".
Desmond Fitz-Gerald Juste Aurele Meissonnier and Others. Seiferheld Gallery, New York, 1963, cat. no. 6, ill.
Helen B. Hall, University of Michigan Museum of Art Architectural and Ornament Drawings of the 16th to the Early 19th Centuries in the Collection of the University of Michigan Museum of Art. Ann Arbor, Michigan, 1965, cat. no. 33.
Artist: Attributed to Laurent Hubert (French, died ca. 1780)Date: 18th centuryMedium: Black and red chalk, rubbed at top, and watermark traced in graphite on versoAccession: 68.729.3On view in:Not on view