Music, mid-19th century

  • Eugène François Marie Joseph Devéria, French, 1805-1865

Graphite pencil on cream wove paper

  • Image: 5 1/4 × 11 3/4 inches (13.3 × 29.8 cm) Sheet: 6 1/4 × 12 1/8 inches (15.9 × 30.8 cm)

Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps

09.1SDR96.4

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Allegory
  • Music
  • Graphite
  • Wove paper
  • Woman
  • Drawing
  • Organ (aerophone)
  • Tuning fork

Signed, in graphite pencil, at bottom: "Eug Deveria"

Stamped, in purple ink, lower right, verso: J. Peoli (Lugt 2020)

J.J. Peoli (New York, New York, USA); Mrs. James E. Scripps (Detroit, Michigan, USA); 1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

The Music of Art. Artrain, Inc, 1985, checklist no. 23.

Eugène François Marie Joseph Devéria, Music, mid-19th century, graphite pencil on cream wove paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps, 09.1SDR96.4.