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Identification and Creation
Object Number
G8978
People
Théodore Géricault, French (Rouen 1791 - 1824 Paris)
Joseph Simon Volmar, French (1796 - 1865)
Printed by François de Villain, French (active 1820 - 1840)
Published by Gihaut Frères, French (1815 - 1871)
Title
Old Horse at the Door of a Tavern
Other Titles
Original Language Title: Vieux cheval à la porte d'une auberge
Series/Book Title: Études de Chevaux
Classification
Prints
Work Type
print
Date
1822
Culture
French
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/275250
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Lithograph on off-white wove paper
Technique
Lithograph
Dimensions
image: 25.5 × 38.5 cm (10 1/16 × 15 3/16 in.)
sheet: 38.3 × 51 cm (15 1/16 × 20 1/16 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: lower left, in stone: Géricault del.
  • inscription: lower right, in stone: Lith de Villain
  • inscription: lower right, graphite: [illegible text] / TXX
  • inscription: verso, lower center, graphite: vix
  • inscription: verso, lower right, graphite: [illegible text]
Provenance
[R. G. Michel], sold; to Fogg Art Museum, 1976
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
State
i/ii
Standard Reference Number
Delteil 82; Clément 76; Brugerolles E.73
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gray Collection of Engravings Fund
Object Number
G8978
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Exhibition History

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

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