Caricature of Charles-Henri Plantade (?)

Horace Vernet (French, Paris 1789–1863 Paris)
19th century
Pen and brown ink, brush and wash and black chalk
sheet: 9 5/16 x 7 5/16 in. (23.6 x 18.5 cm)
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 2010
Accession Number:
Not on view
Signature: Signed in pen and brown ink in bottom right: H. Vernet

Inscription: Inscribed in graphite in bottom left: Plantade or Flantade
Vendor: Eric G. Carlson
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Infinite Jest: Caricature and Satire from Leonardo to Levine," September 13, 2011–March 4, 2012.

Nadine Orenstein, Constance C. McPhee Infinite Jest: Caricature and Satire from Leonardo to Levine Exh. cat.: September 13, 2011 - March 4, 2012. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New Haven and London, 2011, Entry by Nadine Orenstein, cat. no. 153, pp. 196-197, ill.