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Studies of Animals

Artist:
Eugène Delacroix (French, Charenton-Saint-Maurice 1798–1863 Paris)
Date:
1810–63
Medium:
Graphite on wove paper
Dimensions:
8-3/16 x 5-3/8 in. (20.8 x 13.7 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Bequest of Catherine D. Wentworth, 1948
Accession Number:
48.187.744
Not on view
Marking: Stamped in red ink, lower left, with mark of Delacroix's posthumous estate sale: E.D. [Lugt 838]
Eugène Delacroix (French, Charenton-Saint-Maurice 1798–1863 Paris)(his posthumous estate sale Paris 1864, lot 510); Catherine D. Wentworth; Donor: Bequest of Catherine D. Wentworth
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Classicism and Romanticism. French Drawings and Prints," September 15, 1970–November 1, 1970.

Robaut 1878
Alfred-Ernest Robaut L'Oeuvre complet d'Eugène Delacroix: Peintures, Dessins, Gravures, Lithographies. Paris, 1885, cat. no. 1878, pp. 464; 463.

Linda Boyer Gillies, Colta Ives, Jacob Bean Classicism and Romanticism: French Drawings and Prints, 1800-1860. Ex. cat. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1970, cat. no. 21, p. 4.



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