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Portrait of Antoine Petit

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Inscription

Title inscribed on tablet below picture, and further down: C.N. Cochin f. delon, 1786 Additional information and labels on back of frame

Provenance

Hôtel Drouot, Paris, 6 March 1899, lot 18; David Weill, Paris; Jacques Helft and Co., New York; Forsyth Wickes (1876-1964, New York, Paris, Rhode Island) purchased 19 December 1944

Credit Line

Bequest of Forsyth Wickes—The Forsyth Wickes Collection

Antoine Petit.,/Docteur Régent. . .ancien Professeur de la Faculte de Medicin de Paris

1786

Dimensions

Overall: 20 x 13.5cm (7 7/8 x 5 5/16in.) Framed: 33.3 x 26 cm (13 1/8 x 10 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

65.2552

Medium or Technique

Black chalk

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