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Artist
Théodore Géricault, French, 1791–1824
Title
Persan tenant un cheval (Persian Holding a Horse) [recto]; A man lying on his back, study for Raft of the Medusa and Study of male head in profile [verso]
Date
c. 1817–1822
Medium
Pen and brown ink with graphite on beige wove paper [recto]; Graphite on beige wove paper [verso]
Dimensions
Sheet: 6 5/8 × 7 1/8 in. (16.8 × 18.1 cm)
Credit Line

Museum purchase funded by the Buddy Taub Foundation, Dennis A. Roach and Jill Roach, Directors

Current Location
Not on view
Accession Number
2014.753.A,.B
Classification
Drawings, Pastels & Watercolors
Provenance

Henri Currie Marillier, London, (1865-1951); by inheritance, the Marillier family; private collection, Paris; [Artcurial, Paris, (Briest, Poulain, F. Tajan), “Dessins Anciens et Du XIXe Siècle” sale, March 24, 2010, lot 67, pp. 52-53, recto & verso]; [Galerie de Bayser, Paris, by 2013-2014]; private Collection, Paris; purchased by MFAH, 2014.