Drawing, Study for "Napoleon at Eylau"
This is a drawing. It was attributed to Charles Meynier. It is dated ca. 1807 and we acquired it in 1938. Its medium is artificial black chalk, with white chalk, on thick, grey-green silked paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.
This object was
It is credited
Bequest of Erskine Hewitt.
Its dimensions are
56.2 x 86.7 cm (22 1/8 x 34 1/8 in. )
It has the following markings
J.Peoli Stamp on verso, lower left; Round/Oval Cooper-Union stamp in lower right
It is inscribed
On verso,in lower left, image and margin: "Fete(accentegue)" in medium in upper left edge/corner: "anonumous" in graphite On recto:parallel to left side: "Venta Hubert B 24 de Mayo 1876./EHR" in brown ink in lower left: "20-3 anon. Hubert B Coll" in graphite in upper left: "917" graphite
Cite this object as
Drawing, Study for "Napoleon at Eylau"; Attributed to Charles Meynier (1768 – 1832); France; artificial black chalk, with white chalk, on thick, grey-green silked paper; 56.2 x 86.7 cm (22 1/8 x 34 1/8 in. ); Bequest of Erskine Hewitt; 1938-57-1621