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DAY & FABER master drawings

    Antoine Watteau (Valenciennes 1684 - Nogent-sur-Marne 1721)

    young man seated, his right leg and hand raised

    Description:

    red chalk on thin antique laid paper, brown ink framing lines
    158 x 110 mm

    Provenance:

    Me Wateau,
    André Lesouef, Rouen (1957)
    With Cailleux, Paris
    Private Collection, Paris

    K.T. Parker and J. Mathey, Antoine Watteau, Catalogue complet de son oeuvre dessiné, Paris, 1957, I, no.10, p.6.
    Martin P. Eidelberg, “The Jullienne Spring by Antoine Watteau”, Apollo, CXXIV, 294, August 1986, pp. 99 and 103, note 22
    Margaret M. Grasselli, The drawings of Antoine Watteau, stylistic development and problems of chronology, doctoral dissertation, Harvard University, Cambridge, 1987, I, p.124, no.41, fig.114.
    Pierre Rosenberg and Louis-Antoine Prat, Antoine Watteau, Catalogue raisonné des dessins, Milan, 1996, I, no. 63, p.100, illustrated

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    young man seated, his right leg and hand raised