The Harvest of Silenus, Charles Joseph Natoire (French, Nîmes 1700–1777 Castel Gandolfo), Red, white and touches of black chalk, pen and brown ink, brush and brown wash, heightened with white, on beige paper

The Harvest of Silenus

Artist:
Charles Joseph Natoire (French, Nîmes 1700–1777 Castel Gandolfo)
Date:
ca. 1759
Medium:
Red, white and touches of black chalk, pen and brown ink, brush and brown wash, heightened with white, on beige paper
Dimensions:
7 3/16 x 10 1/16 in. (18.3 x 25.5 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1996
Accession Number:
1996.568
Not on view
Christie's, London , July 2, 1996, lot 236, as "The Education of Bacchus"; Vendor: Katrin Bellinger Kunsthandel , Munich
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Eighteenth-Century French Drawings in New York Collections," February 3, 1999–April 25, 1999.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," January 8, 2007–March 25, 2007.

Perrin Stein, Mary Tavener Holmes Eighteenth-Century French Drawings in New York Collections Exh. cat. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1999, cat. no. 39, pp. 90-91, ill.

Susanna Caviglia-Brunel Charles-Joseph Natoire, 1700-1777. Paris, 2012, cat. no. D. 582, 428, ill.

Tradition & Transitions Eighteenth-Century French Art from The Horvitz Collection. Alvin L. Clark Jr., 2017, fig. no. 1, 128, ill.