Sep 16, 2010

Maternal Solicitude

Maternal Solicitude


Jean Baptiste Le Prince

(French, 1734–1781)

Pen and black ink and brush and brown wash over graphite, with traces of white gouache; framing lines in black ink

Support: Light brown laid paper, laid down on beige(2) laid paper (18th-century mount ?)

Sheet: 13.3 x 18.3 cm (5 1/4 x 7 3/16 in.); Secondary Support: 20 x 25.2 cm (7 7/8 x 9 15/16 in.)

Gift of William Mathewson Milliken, in memory of H. Oothout Milliken 1953.609


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