Drawing, View of Masquerade Ball
This is a drawing. It was created by Jean-Charles Delafosse. It is dated 1770–80 and we acquired it in 1911. Its medium is pen and black ink, brush and gray wash, watercolor on laid paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.
This object was
It is credited
Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council.
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Its dimensions are
30.9 x 40 cm (12 3/16 x 15 3/4 in.)
It has the following markings
Watermark: D&C. Blauw (Heaword 3267A)
It is signed
Signed in brown and black ink, respectively, lower left: J.Ch. Delafosse / J.C. Delafosse
Cite this object as
Drawing, View of Masquerade Ball; Jean-Charles Delafosse (French, 1734–1791); France; pen and black ink, brush and gray wash, watercolor on laid paper; 30.9 x 40 cm (12 3/16 x 15 3/4 in.); Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council; 1911-28-39