Drawing, Study of a Child's Head
This is a Drawing. It was created by Edmé Bouchardon. It is dated ca. 1750 and we acquired it in 1931. Its medium is red crayon on paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.
Its dimensions are
22.4 × 27.4 cm (8 13/16 × 10 13/16 in.)
It has the following markings
Watermark: the first line is only written in its lower part; the end reads: "FINI"; second line: "AUVERGNE 174e, in ovoid."; Recto: the mark of Cte. A. G. P. de Bizemont Peonelé/Lugt 128; Verso: the J. Peoli mark. Sales cat. No. 90.
It is inscribed
Written in pencil, in a handwriting of the 18th century: "Francaise," following a number: "1(?)95"; "J.J.R." in pencil;
Cite this object as
Drawing, Study of a Child's Head; Edmé Bouchardon (French, active Rome and France, 1698 - 1762); France; red crayon on paper; 22.4 × 27.4 cm (8 13/16 × 10 13/16 in.); Gift of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt; 1931-64-95