Saint Sebastian

Honoré Daumier (French, Marseilles 1808–1879 Valmondois)

Charcoal on wove paper
Sheet: 12 11/16 x 7 3/8 in. (32.2 x 18.7cm)
Credit Line:
Purchase, 1969, Mr. and Mrs. Henry Ittleson, Jr. Gift
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  • Exhibition History

    The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Classicism and Romanticism. French Drawings and Prints," September 15, 1970–November 1, 1970.

    Musée du Louvre. "Dessins Français du Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, de David à Picasso," October 25, 1973–January 7, 1974.

    The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Daumier Drawings," February 26, 1993–May 2, 1993.

    The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," May 5, 1998–September 14, 1998.

  • Catalogue Raisonné

    Ives/Stuffmann 28

  • References

    Marielle Latour Daumier et ses amis républicains Exh. cat., Musée Cantini. Marseille, 1979, cat. no. 42, 43.

    Roseline Bacou "Dessins Français du Metropolitan Museum, New York; de David à Picasso." La Revue du Louvre et des Musées de France. Musée du Louvre, vol. 23, nos. 4-5, Paris, 1973, fig. no. 2, pp. 309-312, ill.

    Jacob Bean "Ninety-ninth Annual Report of the Trustees for the Fiscal Year 1968-1969, Reports of the Departments: Drawings." in The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, n.s. vol. 28, no. 2, New York, October 1969, p. 67, ill.

    K. E. Maison "Some Additions to Daumier's Oeuvre." Burlington Magazine. vol. 112, London, September 1970, fig. no. 86, ill.

    Jacob Bean Drawings Recently Acquired, 1969-1971. Exh. cat.: January 18 - April 16. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1972, cat. no. 64, p. 27.

    Jacques Fryszman "French Drawings from the Metropolitan Museum at the Louvre." in Burlington Magazine. vol. 115, no. 849, London, December 1973, p. 836.

    Jacob Bean, Linda Boyer Gillies, Cynthia Lambros, Roseline Bacou, Réunion des musées nationaux Dessins français du Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York de David à Picasso. 54th Exposition de Cabinet des Dessins Musée du Louvre, 25 October, 1973-7 January 1974. Paris, 1973, cat. no. 22, fig. no. 28, ill.

    Bruce Laughton The Drawings of Daumier and Millet. 1991, pp. 74,152, ill.

    Colta Ives, Martin Sonnabend, Margret Stuffmann, Klaus Herding, Judith Wechsler Daumier Drawings. Ex. cat. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1992, cat. no. 28, pp. 102-103, ill.

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