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The Chinese Poppy
The Chinese Poppy
Date:
1780
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Three Tones Of Red Chalk On Cream Antique Laid Paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 492 x 324 mm (19 3/8 x 12 3/4 in.)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Provenance:

CPLH purchase (sale, N.Y. Lang auction, James D. Phelan Fund).

Accession Number:
1932.5.14
Acquisition Date:
1932-05-20
Credit Line:

Museum purchase, James D. Phelan Bequest Fund

Exhibition History:

Claremont, Montgomery Art Gallery, and Sacramento, E.B. Crocker Art Gallery, 1976, 18th Century Drawings from California Collections, no. 34; CPLH, French 18th century drawings from the permamnent collection, May - Oct 1977. CPLH, European Drawings from the AFGA, 16 - 18th century, Feb 24 - June 3, 1979.

Poppy plant portrait, one bloom, several buds, large, jagged edged leaves, strong shadows underneath foliage.