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Caricature of a Junkman [recto], Caricature of a School Master [verso]

Artist:
Jean Charles Delafosse (French, Paris 1734–1789 Paris)
Former Attribution:
Formerly attributed to Ennemond Alexandre Petitot (French, Lyons 1727–1801 Parma)
Medium:
Pen and black ink with brush and brown, blue and pink washes over black chalk underdrawing [recto] Pen and black ink with brush and gray, blue and pink washes over black chalk underdrawing. [verso]
Dimensions:
6 11/16 x 4 3/16 in. (17 x 10.6 cm.)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1960
Accession Number:
60.576.5(4)
Not on view
Inscription: On recto, lower left corner in brown ink "(D.)"
On recto, upper left to center in brown ink "(l'intendant) de Marron"
On verso, upper left to upper center in black ink "(illeg.) gouverneur D'enfants"
Vendor: Emil Hirsch
Marianne Roland Michel Le Dessin Français au XVIIIe Siècle. Paris, 1987, p. 140.



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