Study of a Seated Lady
- ca. 1740
- Graphie, black chalk, and white chalk on moderately thick, moderately textured, brown wove paper
- Sheet: 13 5/8 x 10 1/2 inches (34.6 x 26.7 cm)
Inscribed on verso in pen with greenish-blue ink, lower left: "Vente du Mis de Chennevieres | No | Marque au bas, a gauche"; in graphite, lower right: "Gravelot | D 2138"
Paul Mellon collector's mark
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
- Accession Number:
- Drawings & Watercolors
- Prints and Drawings
- Subject Terms:
- bonnet (hat) | chair | dress | seated | sitting | woman
- Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Hubert-François Gravelot, 1699–1773, French, active in Britain (1733–45), Study of a Seated Lady, ca. 1740
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