Antoine Watteau

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Antoine Watteau
1684-1721
Head of a Girl in Cap
Red and black chalk, with touches of white gouache in eye, on light brown paper.
5 3/4 x 6 inches (148 x 153 mm)
Purchased by J. Pierpont Morgan.
I, 278d
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Inscribed on secondary support, in pen and black ink, at lower left, "Watteau".
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Acquired by J. Pierpont Morgan between 1900 and 1913 (no mark; see Lugt 1509).
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Watermark: none visible through lining.

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