Study Sheet

c. 1870–80
Location: not on view
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Dehodencq used drawing as a means to record his travels throughout France, Spain, and Morocco.


Alfred Dohodencq was a prolific draftsman, often combining multiple sketches on a single page as seen here. At right, an intimate sketch of a boy—perhaps the artist’s son—appears in watercolor, alongside a cavalier drawn in pen and ink. Over the man and his horse, the artist lightly penciled in a face with closed eyes, perhaps reusing the sheet for another composition.
Study Sheet

Study Sheet

c. 1870–80

Alfred Dehodencq

(French, 1822–1882)
France, 19th century

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