The Cleveland Museum of Art

Collection Online as of May 3, 2016

Portrait of M. de Viapre, c. 1776

graphite and wash on laid paper, Framed: 7.50 x 6.60 cm (2 15/16 x 2 9/16 inches); Unframed: 5.10 x 4.50 cm (2 x 1 3/4 inches). The Edward B. Greene Collection 1941.570

Signature: none; inscribed on paper backing in graphite, upside down at upper left: 196; also on paper backing on slant at center, in graphite: Sir ?/John/Lester and 11; inscribed on back of drawing, under paper backing in graphite at bottom: Mr De [G?]iaf . . .; and in brown ink from top to bottom: Scarlet Coat . . . der Bottom [or possibly button]. . . green waistcoat . . . racelet & Spring [deli]vrd to Mr. Hall

1904 Moncorvo House, London, Royal Amateur Art Society Exhibition of Miniatures, March 5-8

The Cleveland Museum of Art (11/10/2013 - 2/16/2014); "Disembodied: Portrait Minatures and their Contemporary Relatives"

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