The Victoria, between 1805 and 1892

  • Constantin Guys, French, 1805-1892

Brush and black ink wash over pencil on tan wove paper (drawing is hinged to blue paperboard with black ink and gold foil borders in imitation of french mount)

  • Framed: Sheet: 9 1/8 × 13 1/8 inches (23.2 × 33.3 cm) Mount: 13 3/16 × 17 3/16 inches (33.5 × 43.7 cm)

Gift of J. Weitzner

30.346

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Ink
  • Wove paper
  • Woman
  • Drawing
  • Parasol
  • Carriage
  • Paperboard
  • Horses

Signed, Marks, Inscriptions

Inscribed, in black ink, lower center, on mount: Constantin Guys Inscribed, in graphite, lower center, verso: Constantin Guys

Provenance

Julius Weitzner; 1930-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Rights Status

Constantin Guys, The Victoria, between 1805 and 1892, brush and black ink wash over pencil on tan wove paper (drawing is hinged to blue paperboard with black ink and gold foil borders in imitation of French mount). Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of J. Weitzner, 30.346.