Allegorical Figure

François Rude French, 1784-1855

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About the Artwork

Allegorical Figure

ca. 1825

François Rude

1784-1855

French

Unknown

Iron gall ink over black chalk on laid paper

Sheet: 9 7/8 × 11 5/8 inches (25.1 × 29.5 cm)

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Prints, Drawings & Photographs

Founders Society Purchase with funds from Ms. Fanne W. Pelavin

F82.3

This work is in the public domain.

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Signed, on verso at top, right of center, on brown paper tape adhering to cardboard backing, (probably) in brown ink, in script: Rude

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Provenance

Mame Family (Tours, France). [allegedly recieved from Rude] 1982-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

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François Rude, Allegorical Figure, ca. 1825, iron gall ink over black chalk on laid paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase with funds from Ms. Fanne W. Pelavin, F82.3.

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