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The Billet-Doux
The Billet-Doux
Date:
ca. 1896
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Pen And Black Ink Over Traces Of Graphite On Paper
Dimensions:
Image: 142 x 140 mm (5 9/16 x 5 1/2 in.)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1986.2.12
Acquisition Date:
1986-04-03
Credit Line:

Gift of Dora Donner Ide

Exhibition History:

CPLH, Recent Acquisitions, Part 1, 1500-1950, 7 March - 24 May 1987.
CPLH, 18th and 19th Century English Figurative Prints and Drawings, 18 June - 18 Sept 1988.

Very young woman sits in ornate art nouveau bed; a giant enormous pillow; gauzy bed jacket; bare breast; she holds a note.

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”