Dec 9, 2005

Venus Anadyomène

Venus Anadyomène


Théodore Chassériau

(French, 1819-1856)


Sheet: 44.5 x 31.3 cm (17 1/2 x 12 5/16 in.); Image: 28.4 x 22.7 cm (11 3/16 x 8 15/16 in.)

Mr. and Mrs. Lewis B. Williams Collection 1942.83

Catalogue raisonné: Beraldi 25



Ingres and Théodore Chassériau executed these lithographs to reproduce and publicize important pictures they had previously painted. However, the lithographs also represent experimentation with an unfamiliar medium, but both artists' assured draftsmanship make the prints successful.

See also
PR - Lithograph
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