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Right and Left Tribunes

Artist:
Attributed to Charles Percier (French, Paris 1764–1838 Paris)
Medium:
Pen and black ink with watercolor over graphite underdrawing. Framing lines in pen and black ink.
Dimensions:
8 1/2 x 11 11/16 in. (21.6 x 29.7 cm)
Classifications:
Drawings, Ornament & Architecture
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1949
Accession Number:
49.50.173
Not on view
Inscription: In pen and black ink from upper left to upper right: "Tribunnes de droite et de gauche qui sont des deux cotés dela grille No1. / ont peut les couper et les placer à droite et a gauche pour voir l'effet général."
In pen and black ink at upper right: "No. 2."
James David Draper, Clare Le Corbeiller The Arts Under Napoleon. Exh. cat. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1978, cat. no. 100.



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