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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1965.21.15.A
People
François Joseph Heim, French (Belfort 1787 - 1865 Paris)
Title
Caricatures of Abel de Pujol and Horace Vernet
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing, album page
Date
18th-19th century
Culture
French
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Vernet: Brown in on off-white modern laid paper. The acidic ink has eated into the paper (17.7 cm x 11.3 cm). Pujol: Brown ink on white wove paper laid down to the sheet with the Vernet caricature (5 cm x 6.2 cm).
Dimensions
actual: 17.7 x 11.3 cm (6 15/16 x 4 7/16 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: Inscribed by Leclère in graphite at lower left: heim; twice at upper left: abel; at upper right: horace Vernet. Inscribed on verso in graphite at upper center: h. Vernet par Heim; at upper right center: abel
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.A
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 (26)

Agnes Mongan, David to Corot: French Drawings in the Fogg Art Museum, Harvard University Press (Cambridge, MA, 1996), cat. no. 201, repr.

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