Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Study for a Caricature

Artist:
Jean-Louis Forain (French, Reims 1852–1931 Paris)
Date:
ca. 1894
Medium:
Graphite, ink, and watercolor on off-white laid paper mounted on cardboard
Dimensions:
12 11/16 x 20 5/16 in. (32.3 x 51.6 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Robert Lehman Collection, 1975
Accession Number:
1975.1.625
Not on view
Signature: Signed in ink (lower right): forain

Inscription: Inscribe in ink (near center): C'est épatant, on n' peut pas y toucher sans qu'a saigne!

Marking: Verso: illegible graphite inscription (lower right): (sous Don Constan) [?]
Robert Lehman, New York
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