Le petit prince survolant une planète avec montagnes et fleuve Drawing

Record ID: 
318331
Accession number: 
MA 2592.34
Author: 
Saint-Exupéry, Antoine de, 1900-1944.
Created: 
New York, 1942
Credit: 
Purchased on the Elisabeth Ball Fund, 1968.
Description: 
1 drawing
Notes: 

A preparatory watercolor drawing by Saint-Exupéry for Le petit prince.
This drawing is p. 170 of the autograph manuscript of Le petit prince (MA 2592). See related record for more information.
Title from Lacroix, no. 461.

Summary: 

Drawing shows the little prince flying over a planet with a landscape of mountains and a river below; a yellow sun shines in the distance.

Medium: 
Watercolor and ink on onionskin paper
Dimensions: 
10 7/8 x 8 3/8 inches (275 x 213 mm)
Provenance: 
Mrs. Silvia Reinhardt; purchased on the Elisabeth Ball Fund, 1968.
Classification: