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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1965.21.15.C
People
Michel-Martin Drolling, French (Paris 1786 - 1851 Paris)
Title
Portrait of Louis Desnoyers and Fromental Halévy
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing, album page
Date
c. 1833
Culture
French
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Brown ink on tan wove paper
Dimensions
actual: 17.7 x 14.6 cm (6 15/16 x 5 3/4 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: Signed in graphite at lower left: Drolling. Inscribed in graphite at lower right: Desnoyer; along upper left margin: halevy. Inscribed by Leclère in graphite on album sheet at lower right: desnoyer par Droling; at upper left: halevy
Provenance
Achille Leclère. Achille Lecère and heirs
Mme Fassier.
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
1965
Object Number
1965.21.15.C
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Lucian Goldschmidt, Architecture and the Achille Leclère-Ingres Sketchbook, Lucien Goldschmidt, Inc. (New York, 1964), no. 124 (28)

Agnes Mongan, David to Corot: French Drawings in the Fogg Art Museum, Harvard University Press (Cambridge, MA, 1996), cat. no. 158, repr.

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