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Willibald Gluck at the Clavecin Composing the Score of his "Armide"

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Inscription

Signed l. r. in brush and brown wash: "Eug. Delacroix. 1831"

Provenance

Marie Joseph Frédéric Villot (1809-1875, Paris, cf. Lugt 996); Douville; Tony Mayer; Galerie Charpentier, Paris, Tony Mayer Sale, 3 December, 1957, lot 40; acquired in 1968; accessioned March 1972

Credit Line

Frederick Brown Fund and Gift of Various Anonymous Donors in 1968

1831

Dimensions

Sheet: 22.7 x 17.4 cm (8 15/16 x 6 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

68.842

Medium or Technique

Brush and brown washes, heightened with white

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