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Prints and Drawings
Artist: Jean Louis Ernest Meissonier, French, 1815–1891

The Guide

ca. 1883

Watercolor and gouache

92.2 × 72.6 cm (36 5/16 × 28 9/16 in.)
framed: 106.05 × 88.27 cm (41 3/4 × 34 3/4 in.)
Gift of C. Ruxton Love, Jr., B.A. 1925
1969.86
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
French
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Works on Paper - Drawings and Watercolors
Bibliography: 

Christine Poggi et al., French Drawings: Acquisitions 1970–1984, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1984), 91, no. 75.

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