Jean Auguste Dominique Ingres (French, Montauban 1780–1867 Paris)
Graphite on wove paper
Sheet: 9 1/2 x 6 3/8 in. (24.2 x 16.2 cm)
Gift of Mrs. Charles Wrightsman, 2012
Not on view
Signature: Signed in graphite at upper left: Ingres Del.
Inscription: Dated in graphite at upper right: rome 1815; inscribed calligraphically in pen and ink at upper center: À L'amitié.
?By descent to the sitter's son, Fiorillo del Florido-Henri-Edmond Fournier, Paris, until his death, 1895; ?bequeathed to Baron Joseph Raphaël Vitta, Paris, by the former; César de Hauke, Paris; John S. Thacher, Washington, D.C., ca. 1952; Private Collection (Paris); E.V. Thaw & Co., Inc., New York, until 1998; sold to Wrightsman; Mrs. Charles Wrightsman, New York, from 1998; Donor: Jayne Wrightsman
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