Chiefly pen and black ink, some black and white chalk, on white and brown wove paper.
Binding: 4 3/8 x 5 3/4 inches (111 x 147 mm); leaves: 4 3/16 x 5 5/8 inches (107 x 141 mm)
Purchased as the gift of Mrs. Carl Stern.
Jacques Fischer and Chantal Kiener, Paris.
This sketchbook contains several studies for the background of the artist's 1838 Salon entry "St. Peter Healing a Cripple", now in the Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Beaux-Arts, Paris, as well as copies after paintings or prints, including Ingres's "Odalisque".
Fischer, Jacques, former owner.
Kiener, Chantal, former owner.
Stern, Anne Bigelow, donor.