La Peri (Mythological Subject)

A work made of graphite, with brush and black ink, gray wash, and touches of gold metallic paint, heightened with traces of white gouache, on cream wove tracing paper, laid down on ivory wove paper.
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  • A work made of graphite, with brush and black ink, gray wash, and touches of gold metallic paint, heightened with traces of white gouache, on cream wove tracing paper, laid down on ivory wove paper.

Date:

1865

Artist:

Gustave Moreau
French, 1826-1898

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Artist

Gustave Moreau

Title

La Peri (Mythological Subject)

Origin

France

Date

1865–1898

Medium

Graphite, with brush and black ink, gray wash, and touches of gold metallic paint, heightened with traces of white gouache, on cream wove tracing paper, laid down on ivory wove paper

Dimensions

357 × 255 mm

Credit Line

Prints and Drawings Department Purchase Fund

Reference Number

1973.722

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