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Photo credit: Yale University Art Gallery
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Photo credit: Yale University Art Gallery
Artist: Pierre Puvis de Chavannes, French, 1824–1898

Caricature: Sketch of a Performer

late 19th century

Graphite

sheet: 13.4 × 10.4 cm (5 1/4 × 4 1/8 in.)
Gift of Colin T. Eisler, B.A. 1952, in memory of Elizabeth Gee
2016.97.3
Culture: 
French
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Works on Paper - Drawings and Watercolors
Geography: 
Made in France
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Colin Eisler collection, purchase, ca. 1959

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions July 1, 2015–June 30, 2016,” https://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/Pub_Bull_acquisitions_2016.pdf (accessed December 1, 2016).

Colin T. Eisler, “Recalling Elizabeth “Biddy” Gee,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (2016): 116, fig. 3.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.