Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres

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Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres
Portrait of a Young Boy
Graphite, with touches of red watercolor in the hat and on the lapels of the boy's jacket, on paper; bordered by the artist in green watercolor.
design area: 3 5/16 inches (84 mm), diameter; on rounded sheet: 4 3/4 inches (106 mm)
Purchased on the Sunny Crawford von Bülow Fund 1978.

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Watermark: none.


Signed at lower right, in graphite, "Ingres".

Saint-André, Montauban; Mme Mathias-Edouard Pauvert; her daughter, Mme Abel Marche; her daughter, Mme Carrive; her son, Jean Carrive, Sainte-Foye-la-Grande; his wife, Mme Jean Carrive, Sainte-Foy-la-Grande; Mr. and Mrs. Germain Seligman, New York; acquired from E. V. Thaw and Co., New York.
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Saint-André family, former owner.
Pauvert, Mathias-Edouard, Madame, former owner.
Marche, Abel, Madame, former owner.
Carrive, Madame, former owner.
Carrive, Jean, former owner.
Carrive, Jean, Madame, former owner.
Seligman, Germain, former owner.
Seligman, Germain, Mrs., former owner.


Ryskamp, Charles, ed. Twentieth Report to the Fellows of the Pierpont Morgan Library, 1981-1983. New York : Pierpont Morgan Library, 1984, p. 265-266.
Denison, Cara D. French Drawings, 1550-1825. New York : Pierpont Morgan Library, 1984, no. 99.
Denison, Cara D., with Stephanie Wiles and Ruth S. Kraemer. Fantasy and Reality : Drawings from the Sunny Crawford von Bülow Collection. New York : Pierpont Morgan Library, 1995, no. 28, repr.