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Comedy and Tragedy

Artist:
Anne Louis Girodet-Trioson (French, Montargis 1767–1824 Paris)
Date:
1814
Medium:
Black chalk and stumping
Dimensions:
9 1/4 x 12 1/2 in. (23.5 x 31.8 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Karen B. Cohen Fund, 2003
Accession Number:
2003.5
Not on view
Inscription: In black chalk, monogrammed and dated "1814" on the base of the bust of Corneille.
Piasa, Paris (Picard Audap Solanet), June 25, 1999, lot 163, as François Gérard; Emmanuel Moatti; Private Collection, Munich; Vendor: Katrin Bellinger Kunsthandel, Munich
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," July 25, 2005–October 23, 2005.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," April 4, 2011–June 12, 2011.

Jacques Kuhnmunch Girodet à Compiègne: Les décors. Exh. cat., Château de Compiègne, 23 septembre 2005-6 janvier 2006. Paris, 2006, p. 30, footnote.



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