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Identification and Creation
Object Number
M3541
People
Théodore Géricault, French (Rouen 1791 - 1824 Paris)
Léon Cogniet, French (Paris 1794 - 1880 Paris)
Printed by François de Villain, French (active 1820 - 1840)
Published by Gihaut Frères, French (1815 - 1871)
Title
The Flemish Blacksmith
Other Titles
Original Language Title: Le maréchal flamand
Series/Book Title: Études de Chevaux
Classification
Prints
Work Type
print
Date
1822
Culture
French
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Lithograph on chine collé
Technique
Lithograph
Dimensions
image: 24.7 × 33.3 cm (9 3/4 × 13 1/8 in.)
chine collé: 26 × 33.3 cm (10 1/4 × 13 1/8 in.)
sheet: 30.5 x 37.4 cm (12 x 14 3/4 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • collector's mark: lower left, red ink: AM [encircled] [Lugt 150b, mark of Albert Maroni]
  • inscription: verso, lower left, graphite: B [illegible text] 32
  • inscription: verso, lower right, graphite: 1 e du g [illegible text] 8H. - H, IB / u. 39
  • inscription: verso, lower right, graphite: r u [underlined]
  • inscription: lower left, graphite: 5.86B
  • inscription: lower left, graphite: Cl = 39 - No 5 - 1e Etat
  • inscription: lower center, graphite: Le marechal flamand
  • inscription: upper left, graphite, erased: No 79
  • inscription: upper right, graphite, erased : Gericault
  • inscription: upper center, graphite, erased: 678
  • inscription: lower left, in stone: Géricault del
  • inscription: lower right, in stone: Lith de Villain
  • inscription: lower center, in stone: Chez Gihaut, éditeur M.d d'Estampes card des Italiens No. 5
Provenance
Albert Maroni (Lugt 150b), Paris. Horace M. Swope, gift; to Fogg Art Museum, 1928
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
State
i/ii
Standard Reference Number
Delteil 85; Clément 79; Brugerolles E.76
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Horace M. Swope
Accession Year
1928
Object Number
M3541
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Exhibition History

Romantic Prints: David to Courbet, Busch-Reisinger Museum, Cambridge, 03/01/1980 - 04/30/1980

Mutiny: Works by Géricault, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 09/01/2018 - 01/06/2019

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