Jean-Honoré Fragonard (Grasse 1732 - Paris 1806)
Lovers in a park with antique ruins
pen and brown ink and wash and watercolour196 x 330 mm.
Carl Duits, London; by descentPrivate Collection, Amsterdam
A. Ananoff, "L’œuvre dessiné de Jean-Honoré Fragonard (1732-1806)", vol. II, Paris, 1963, no. 835, illus. vol. III, fig. 524
The attribution has been confirmed by Eunice Williams, who dates the drawing to the early 1760s.