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Prints and Drawings
Artist: Jean Baptiste le Prince, French, 1734–1781

Seated Kalmuck Warrior

ca. 1760

Black chalk

sheet: 41.3 × 25.4 cm (16 1/4 × 10 in.)
framed: 59.06 × 43.82 cm (23 1/4 × 17 1/4 in.)
Everett V. Meeks, B.A. 1901, Fund
1966.9.35
Geography: 
Made in France
Culture: 
French
Period: 
18th century
Classification: 
Works on Paper - Drawings and Watercolors
Provenance: 

Shickman Gallery, New York

Bibliography: 

Suzanne Boorsch and John J. Marciari, Master Drawings from the Yale University Art Gallery, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2006), 203–5, 212, no. 68, ill.

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