Mar 12, 2013

The Suicide

The Suicide

fourth quarter 1800s or first third 1900s

Jean Louis Forain

(French, 1852-1931)

Watercolor and gouache over black crayon; framing lines in black crayon

Support: Cream(2) wove laid

Sheet: 37.3 x 45.4 cm (14 11/16 x 17 7/8 in.)

Gift of Ralph King 1925.1002


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