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Design for a Festival Display of Fireworks (recto); Small Figures by a different hand (verso)

Artist:
Attributed to Laurent Hubert (French, died ca. 1780)
Former Attribution:
Formerly attributed to Juste Aurèle Meissonnier (French, Turin 1695–1750 Paris)
Date:
18th century
Medium:
Black chalk with touches of red chalk (recto); red chalk and graphite (verso)
Dimensions:
11 x 18 1/2 in. (28 x 47 cm) (irregular)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1968
Accession Number:
68.729.4
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.



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