- Identification and Creation
- Object Number
Eustache Le Sueur, French (Paris 1616 - 1655 Paris)
- Studies for an Angel
- Work Type
- c. 1645
- Physical Descriptions
- Black and white chalk with traces of white gouache on tan antique laid paper, laid down on cream antique laid paper, framing lines in black ink
- 22.4 x 29.9 cm (8 13/16 x 11 3/4 in.)
- Jean Gigoux, Paris; Germain Seligman, New York; Fogg Art Museum, 1984, inv. no. 1984.591
- Acquisition and Rights
- Credit Line
- Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, The Melvin R. Seiden Fund and Louise Haskell Daly Fund
- Accession Year
- Object Number
- European and American Art
- The Harvard Art Museums encourage the use of images found on this website for personal, noncommercial use, including educational and scholarly purposes. To request a higher resolution file of this image, please submit an online request.
- Publication History
John Richardson, ed., The Collection of Germain Seligman: Paintings, Drawings and Works of Art, E. V. Thaw & Co., Artemis S.A., and David Carritt Ltd. (New York, Luxembourg, and London, 1979), no. 53, repr.
Hilliard T. Goldfarb, From Fontainebleau to the Louvre: French Drawing from the Seventeenth Century, exh. cat., Cleveland Museum of Art/Indiana University Press (Cleveland, 1989), p. 189, fig. 95b, repr.
Alain Mérot, Eustache Le Sueur (1616-1655), Arthena (Paris, 2000), cat. no. D. 175, pp. 218, fig. 214, repr.
Matthias Waschek, Marjorie B. Cohn, Judith Mann, and Stephan Wolohojian, Ideal [Dis-] Placements: Old Masters at the Pulitzer, exh. cat., Pulitzer Arts Foundation (St. Louis, 2008), no. 38, repr. pp. 34-35
Louis-Antoine Prat, Le dessin français au XVIIe siècle, Somogy Éditions d'Art (Paris, 2013), pp. 281, 646, fig. 678, repr.
- Exhibition History
Ideal [Dis-] Placements: Old Masters at the Pulitzer, Pulitzer Arts Foundation, St. Louis, 10/24/2008 - 10/03/2009
- Subjects and Contexts
Google Art Project
This record has been reviewed by the curatorial staff but may be incomplete. Our records are frequently revised and enhanced. For more information please contact the Division of European and American Art at email@example.com