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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1974.78
People
Balthus (Balthasar Klossowski de Rola), French (1908 - 2001)
Théodore Géricault, French (Rouen 1791 - 1824 Paris)
Title
Husband and Wife, after a Study for "The Raft of the Medusa" by Géricault
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing
Date
20th century
Culture
French
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/295936
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Black ink on gray wove paper
Dimensions
actual: 20.8 x 26.8 cm (8 3/16 x 10 9/16 in.)
Provenance
Mr. and Mrs. Eugene Thaw, New York, New York, gift; to Fogg Art Museum, 1974.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Eugene V. Thaw
Copyright
© Estate of Balthus / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York
Accession Year
1974
Object Number
1974.78
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Virginie Monnier and Jean Clair, Balthus: Catalogue raisonné de l'oeuvre complet, Gallimard (Paris, France, 1999), no. D396, repr.

Exhibition History

Balthus Exhibition, Museum of Modern Art, New York, New York

Balthus, Centre National d'Art et de Culture Georges Pompidou, Paris Cedex 04, 11/04/1983 - 01/23/1984

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