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Recto: Study of a man seated in a chair with his legs to the left Verso: Study of a standing man wearing a cloak and a large round hat with two other slight studies

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Henri Gérard, nephew of the artist; Comte Foy, husband of Henri Gérard's grand-niece; Comtesse Foy (the actress Elvira Popesco); Jill Newhouse, New York; Sotheby's, New York, Sale 7424, 26 January 2000, unsold; purchased after sale by MFA, March 2000.

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George Peabody Gardner Fund

early 19th century


Sheet: 17.3 x 17.5 cm (6 13/16 x 6 7/8 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Graphite pencil, brown ink, and gray wash on laid paper


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