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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1943.849
People
Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres, French (Montauban 1780 - 1867 Paris)
Title
Portrait of Etienne-Jean Delécluze
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing
Date
1856
Culture
French
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/297089
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Graphite and white chalk on cream wove paper
Dimensions
33.2 x 25.1 cm (13 1/16 x 9 7/8 in.)
frame: 57.1 x 47.2 cm (22 1/2 x 18 9/16 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: graphite, l.r.: J. Ingres / 1856
  • inscription: lower right, graphite, in artist's hand: Son ami et / condisciple Del.vit / J. Ingres / 1856
  • inscription: upper right, graphite, in artist's hand: M.R J. DELECLUSE
Provenance
Given by the artist to Étienne-Jean Delécluze, 1856; his nephew Adolphe-Étienne Viollet-le-Duc, 1861; his widow, Mme Viollet-le-Duc, née Louise-Stéphanie Girard; her son-in-law Alfred Vaudoyer, his son Léon-Jean-Georges Vaudoyer, by 1911; acquired through Martin Birnbaum by Grenville L. Winthrop, December 1934 (Fr 82,500); his bequest to the Fogg Art Museum, 1943.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Bequest of Grenville L. Winthrop
Accession Year
1943
Object Number
1943.849
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Etienne-Jean Delécluze, Louis David, son école et son temps, Macula (Paris, 1855 (1983)), repr. facing p. 265

Edmond Saglio, "Un Nouveau Tableau de M. Ingres, liste complète de ses oeuvres", La Correspondence Litteraire (February 5, 1857), pg. 79

Emile Galichon, "Descriptions des dessins de M. Ingres exposés au Salon des Arts-Unis", Gazette des Beaux-Arts (March 15, 1861), vol. IX, no. 6, pg. 357

Charles Blanc, "La Salon des Arts-Unis", Gazette des beaux-arts (Paris, February 1, 1861), 9, pg. 191

Henri, Vicomte Delaborde, "Les dessins de M. Ingres au Salon des Arts Unis", Gazette des beaux-arts (Paris, March 1, 1861), 9, pg. 267

[Untitled], L'intermédiaire des chercheurs et curieux (Paris, May 1, 1864), 1, no. 5, pg. 68

[Untitled], L'intermédiaire des chercheurs et curieux (Paris, June 1, 1864), 1, no. 6, pp. 93, 94

Henri, Vicomte Delaborde, Ingres, sa vie, ses travaux, sa doctrine, d'apres les notices manuscrites et les lettres du maitre, H. Plon (Paris, France, 1870), pg. 294, no. 280

Henri Auguste Jouin, Musée de portraits d’artistes, peintres, sculpteurs, architectes, graveurs, musiciens, artistes dramatiques, amateurs, etc., nés en France ou y ayant vécu, H. Laurens (Paris, 1888), pg. 49

[Untitled] (Paris, 1889), repr. facing pg. 472

Henri Bouchot, "Exposition des portraits des écrivains et journalistes du siècle", Gazette des beaux-arts (Paris, September 1, 1893), ser. 3, 10, pp. 208-10, repr. facing pg. 310

Georges Duplessis, Les portraits dessinés par J.-A.-D. Ingres, avec vingt photogravures par E. Charreyre, J. Rothschild (Paris, 1896), pg. 11, pl. 7

Henry Lapauze, Les dessins de J.-A.-D. Ingres du Musée de Montauban, J. E. Bulloz (Paris, France, 1901), pg. 250, cf. pg. 265

Alfred Pereire, Le Journal des débats politiques et littéraires, 1814-1914, E. Champion (Paris, 1914), pg. 110

Waldemar George, "Portraits par Ingres et se élèves", La Renaissance (October-November 1934), 17, repr. pg 199

Robert Baschet, E.-J. Delécluze, témoin de son temps, Boivin (Paris, 1942), pp. 61, 414, 439, repr. facing pg. 40

Agnes Mongan, "Drawings by Ingres in the Winthrop Collection", Gazette des Beaux-Arts (July-December 1944), ser. 6, 26, pp. 401-3, fig. 12

Jean Alazard, Ingres et l'Ingrisme, Michel (Paris, France, 1950), pg. 107, pl. 99

Norman Schlenoff, Ingres, ses sources littéraires, Presses Universitaires de France (Paris, France, 1956), pp. 295 n. 2, 301 n. 4, pl. 5

Victor Del Litto, Album Stendahl: Iconographie réunie et commentée, Gallimard (Paris, 1966), pg. 198, repr.

Elizabeth Holt, ed., From the classicists to the impressionists; a documentary history of art and architecture in the 19th century, Anchor Books (Garden City, NY, 1966), p. 6

Ingres: Centennial Exhibition, 1867-1967. Drawings, Watercolors and Oil Sketches from American Collections, exh. cat., Fogg Art Museum (Cambridge, MA, 1967), no. 107, pp. 243-245, repr.

Ebria Feinblatt, "An Ingres Drawing for Los Angeles", Connoisseur (April 1969), 170, pp. 262, 265, fig. 6

Marjorie B. Cohn, "The Original Format of Ingres Portrait Drawings", Colloque Ingres, Dupin (Montauban, France, 1969), pp. [16] (fig. 1), 17

Seymour Simmons, III and Mark S. A. Winer, Drawing: the Creative Process, Prentice-Hall, Inc. (Englewood Cliffs, NJ, 1977), p. 18, repr. fig. 1.1

Hans Naef, Die Bildniszeichnungen von J.-A.-D. Ingres (Bern, Switzerland, 1978), vol. 1, p. 22; vol. 3, pp. 506, 512-13; vol. 5, pp. 362-364, no. 440, repr.

Daniel Ternois, Ingres, Editions Nathan (Paris, France, 1980), pg. 104

Avigdor Arikha, Ingres, dessins sur le vif: cinquante-deux dessins du Musée Ingres de Montauban, exh. cat., Musée des Beaux-Arts de Dijon (Dijon, France, 1981), p. 11

Ingres et Delacroix: Dessins et aquarelles, exh. cat., Snoeck-Ducaju & Zoon (Ghent, 1986), pg. 35, repr. pg. 36

Avigdor Arikha, J. A. D. Ingres: Fifty Life Drawings from the Musée Ingres at Montauban, exh. cat., Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (Houston, TX, 1986), pg. 5

Joshua C. Taylor, ed., Nineteenth-Century Theories of Art, University of California Press (Berkeley, CA, 1987), p. 208, ill.

Avigdor Arikha, Peinture et regard: ecrits sur l'art 1965-1990, Hermann (Paris, France, 1991), p. 159

[Eugéne-Emmanuel Pineu-Duval] Amaury-Duval, L'Atelier d'Ingres: Edition critique de l'ouvrage publié à Paris en 1878, ed. Daniel Ternois, Arthena (Paris, France, 1993), repr. fig. 207

Georges Vigne, Ingres, Citadelles & Mazenod and Abbeville Press (Paris, France; New York, NY, 1995), pg. 321, n. 4

Avigdor Arikha, On depiction: selected writings on art, 1965-94, Bellew (London, England, 1995), p. 162

Agnes Mongan, David to Corot: French Drawings in the Fogg Art Museum, Harvard University Press (Cambridge, MA, 1996), cat. no. 252, repr.

Daniel Ternois, Ingres: Monsieur Bertin, Réunion des Musées Nationaux (Paris, France, 1998), repr. fig. 4

Valérie Bajou, Monsieur Ingres, Editions Adam Biro (Paris, France, 1999), pg. 328

Gary Tinterow and Philip Conisbee, Portraits by Ingres: Image of an Epoch, exh. cat., The Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, NY, 1999), p. 515 n.

Stephan Wolohojian, ed., A Private Passion: 19th-Century Paintings and Drawings from the Grenville L. Winthrop Collection, Harvard University, exh. cat., The Metropolitan Museum of Art and Yale University Press (U.S.) (New York, 2003), cat. no. 77, repr. (color)

Vincent Pomarède, Stéphane Guégan, Louis-Antoine Prat, and Eric Bertin, Ingres 1780-1867, exh. cat., Editions Gallimard (Paris, France, 2006), ill. 32, p. 62

Paul-Louis Roubert, L'image sans qualités: Les beaux-arts et la critique à l'épreuve de la photographie: 1839-1859, Monum (Paris, France, 2006), p. 146, repr.

Susan L. Siegfried, Ingres: Painting Reimagined, Yale University Press (U.S.) (New Haven, 2009), pp. 207-208, repr. in b/w p. 207 as fig. 116

Louis-Antoine Prat, Le dessin français au XIXe siècle, Somogy Éditions d'Art (Paris, 2011), p. 28, repr. p. 28 as fig. 40

Exhibition History

Dessins [d'Ingres] tirés de collections d'amateurs (2nd series)., Salon des Arts-Unis, Galerie Martinet, Paris, 01/01/1861 - 01/01/1861

Portraits des écrivains et journalistes du siècles (1793-1892), Galerie Georges Petit, Paris, 01/01/1893 - 12/31/1893

Exposition Ingres, Galerie Georges Petit, Paris, 04/26/1911 - 05/14/1911

Exposition Ingres, Chambre Syndicale de la Curiosité et des Beaux-Arts, Paris, 05/08/1921 - 06/05/1921

Exposition de portraits par Ingres et ses élèves, Jacques Seligmann et Fils, Paris, 03/01/1934 - 04/30/1934

Chinese sculpture, bronzes, jades, paintings and drawings, Egyptian and Persian sculpture, Pre-Columbian art : selected from the collection of Grenville Lindall Winthrop, Fogg Art Museum, Cambridge, 10/01/1943 - 02/28/1944

Ingres Centennial Exhibition, 1867-1967, Fogg Art Museum, Cambridge, 02/12/1967 - 04/09/1967

Works by J.-A.-D. Ingres in the Collection of the Fogg Art Museum, Fogg Art Museum, Cambridge, 10/17/1980 - 12/07/1980

A Private Passion: 19th-Century Paintings and Drawings from the Grenville L. Winthrop Collection, Harvard University, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 10/23/2003 - 01/25/2004

This record has been reviewed by the curatorial staff but may be incomplete. Our records are frequently revised and enhanced. For more information please contact the Division of European and American Art at am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu