- Identification and Creation
- Object Number
Félix Boisselier, French (Damphal, France 1776 - 1811 Rome)
- The Mouth of Truth
- Work Type
- drawing, album page
- Physical Descriptions
- Brown ink over graphite on off-white antique laid paper
- actual: 19.6 x 17.6 cm (7 11/16 x 6 15/16 in.)
- Inscriptions and Marks
inscription: Watermark: EDS
Inscribed on verso in brown ink: conjugations of Italian verbs
Inscribed by Leclère in graphite on album sheet at lower center: Boisellier
- inscription: Watermark: EDS
- Achille Leclère. Achille Lecère and heirs
Claude Darton, Avignon.
Unidentified Dealer, Paris.
Lucien Goldschmidt, New York.
Mrs. Jacob M. Kaplan, New York.
- Acquisition and Rights
- Credit Line
- Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Mrs. Jacob M. Kaplan
- Accession Year
- Object Number
- European and American Art
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- Publication History
Lucian Goldschmidt, Architecture and the Achille Leclère-Ingres Sketchbook, Lucien Goldschmidt, Inc. (New York, 1964), no. 124 (6)
Agnes Mongan, David to Corot: French Drawings in the Fogg Art Museum, Harvard University Press (Cambridge, MA, 1996), cat. no. 33, repr.
- Related Works
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