Les boueux, 1823

  • G. Engelmann, French, 1788-1839
  • Théodore Géricault, French, 1791-1824

Lithograph printed in black ink on chine collé

  • Framed: Image: 7 5/8 × 9 5/8 inches (19.4 × 24.4 cm) Sheet: 15 1/2 × 21 5/8 inches (39.4 × 54.9 cm) Chine: 8 5/8 × 10 7/8 inches (21.9 × 27.6 cm)

Founders Society Purchase, John S. Newberry Fund

72.470

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Chine collé
  • Lithography
  • Ink
  • Buildings
  • Warehouses
  • Alley
  • Man
  • Lithograph
  • Cart
  • Horse-drawn vehicle
  • Horses

Signed, Marks, Inscriptions

Signed on stone, below image, lower right: Gericault

Inscribed, lower center: Lith. de G. Engelmann.

Provenance

1972-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Rights Status

Théodore Géricault, Les boueux, 1823, lithograph printed in black ink on chine collé. Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase, John S. Newberry Fund, 72.470.