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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1965.21.46
People
Pierre-Jean David d'Angers, French (Angers 1788 - 1856 Paris)
Title
A Project for a Bas-Relief for the Arc de Triomphe du Carrousel
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
album page, drawing
Date
1826
Culture
French
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Black chalk on pale gray modern laid paper
Dimensions
actual: 16.1 x 30.1 cm (6 5/16 x 11 7/8 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: watermark: Scallop shell. Inscribed by Leclère in graphite on album sheet at right: David Statuaire 1826. Inscribed in brown ink on album sheet at right: dessin du bas relief en platre / placé a l'arc de triomphe des / Tuileries, detruit par le desordre / populaire, en aout 1830. Inscribed in graphite on album sheet at upper center: fountainbleau; immediately above drawing: anne 1818 / en Bois et pour fountainbleau; at upper right: 1 chose faite / par David a son / retour de Rom
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Mrs. Jacob M. Kaplan
Accession Year
1965
Object Number
1965.21.46
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Agnes Mongan, David to Corot: French Drawings in the Fogg Art Museum, Harvard University Press (Cambridge, MA, 1996), cat. no. 78, repr.

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