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Artist
Jean-Baptiste Greuze, French, 1725–1805
Title
Femme nue allongé: étude pour "Egine visité par Jupiter" (Reclining Female Nude: Study for "Aegina visited by Jupiter")
Date
c. 1767
Medium
Red chalk on laid paper
Dimensions
Sheet: 12 5/8 × 19 1/2 in. (32.1 × 49.5 cm)
Credit Line

Museum purchase funded by the Alvin S. Romansky Prints and Drawings Accessions Endowment Fund

Current Location
Not on view
Accession Number
2008.937
Classification
Drawings, Pastels & Watercolors
Provenance

The artist; inherited by his daugher Caroline Greuze (d. 1842); [Caroline Greuze sale, Paris, January 25-26, 1843, lot 31]; Marquis Charles de Valori (1820-1883), Paris; M. Bonard; [Wildenstein et Cie., Paris]; William Randolph Hearst, San Simeon, California; Eric H.L. Sexton, Camden, Maine; inherited by the Sexton family; [W.M. Brady & Co., Inc., New York, by 2008]; purchased by MFAH, 2008.