109
109
Ferdinand-Victor-Eugène Delacroix
MÉPHISTO, FAUST, VALENTIN
Estimate
15,00025,000
LOT SOLD. 35,000 EUR
JUMP TO LOT
109
Ferdinand-Victor-Eugène Delacroix
MÉPHISTO, FAUST, VALENTIN
Estimate
15,00025,000
LOT SOLD. 35,000 EUR
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Ginette et Alain Lesieutre, Collection Privée

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Ferdinand-Victor-Eugène Delacroix
MÉPHISTO, FAUST, VALENTIN
Pen and brown ink on paper
ink on paper
17 x 16,5cm ; 6 3/4 x 6 1/2 in.
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Provenance

Offered to Victor Hugo by Delacroix in 1828 ;
André Joubin Collection ;
Hôtel Drouot, Paris, March 23rd 2001, lot 2

Exhibited

Eugène Delacroix (1798-1863), Kunsthaus, Zurich, January - April 1939, n°143

Literature

Auguste Vacquerie, Profils et grimaces, Paris, 1856, p. 136, a picture of the drawing taken by Auguste Vacquerie in Jersey and inscribed by Vacquerie Eug. Delacroix. Aug.V. is illustrated ;
André Joubin, Correspondance générale d'Eugène Delacroix, Tome I, 1804-1837, Paris, 1936, reproduced on the frontispice ;
Pierre Georgel, Delacroix et Auguste Vacquerie, Paris, 1970, p. 181, n° 6 titled Etude pour l'illustration de Goetz von Berlichingen

Catalogue Note

We would like to thank the Galerie Brame et Lorenceau for authenticating this work and for helping in writing this note. The certificate will be delivered to the buyer.

Ginette et Alain Lesieutre, Collection Privée

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Paris