Mar 11, 2013

Two Arabs, for The Revolt of Cairo

Two Arabs, for The Revolt of Cairo

c. 1810

Black chalk heightened with white chalk, with traces of blue chalk

Support: Beige? wove paper, discolored to brown, perimeter mounted to a false margin of blue wove paper, laid down on a teriary support of beige(1) wove paper

Sheet: 45.4 x 41.2 cm (17 7/8 x 16 1/4 in.); Secondary Support: 50.4 x 45.2 cm (19 13/16 x 17 13/16 in.); Tertiary Support: 50.4 x 45.2 cm (19 13/16 x 17 13/16 in.)

Purchase from the J. H. Wade Fund 1973.172


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