Study for "M. de Pourceaugnac", Jean-Baptiste Joseph Pater (French, Valenciennes 1695–1736 Paris), red chalk with touches of graphite

Study for "M. de Pourceaugnac"

Artist:
Jean-Baptiste Joseph Pater (French, Valenciennes 1695–1736 Paris)
Date:
early 18th century
Medium:
red chalk with touches of graphite
Dimensions:
7 11/16 x 5 1/8 in. (19.5 x 13.0 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Bruno de Bayser, 2000
Accession Number:
2000.91.2
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed in pen and black ink at lower left, "127" (probably the hand of Camille Groult)
Camille Groult (French); Possibly previously owned by Jean Groult (French); Hôtel Drouot, ParisDecember 10, 1993, lot 4A; Donor: Mr. and Mrs. Bruno de Bayser