folios 54 verso and 53 recto © President and Fellows of Harvard College
Identification and Creation
Object Number
1943.1815.13.53
People
Jacques-Louis David, French (Paris 1748 - 1825 Brussels)
Title
Napoleon Crowning Josephine; verso: Napoleon Raising the Crown in His Right Hand and Holding His Sword with His Left Hand
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing, sketchbook page
Date
1805-1824
Culture
French
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/191046
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Black crayon, squared in black crayon, on off-white antique laid paper; verso: black crayon and graphite
Dimensions
21 x 16.4 cm (8 1/4 x 6 7/16 in.)
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Bequest of Grenville L. Winthrop
Accession Year
1943
Object Number
1943.1815.13.53
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Dorothy W. Gillerman, ed., Grenville L. Winthrop: Retrospective for a Collector, exh. cat., Fogg Art Museum (Cambridge, 1969), no. 102b, repr. (recto, with p. 54 verso)

Bernard Noël, L. David, Crown Publishers Inc. (New York, NY, 1989), repr. p. 63 (pages 54 verso and 53 recto)

Pierre Rosenberg and Louis-Antoine Prat, Jacques-Louis David 1748-1825: Catalogue raisonné des dessins, Leonardo Arte (Milan, 2002), cat. no. 1677, repr. recto and verso

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