Artist after George Barbier, French, 1882-1932
  • The One Who Mounts a Black Horse
  • Celle qui monte un cheval noir (alternate title)
Date 1916
Medium wood engraving, pochoir and hand coloring
Dimensions Sheet: 18 1/2 × 14 inches (47 × 35.6 cm)
Credit Line Bequest of Jessie L. Metcalf, 1980
Accession Number F1988.49
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed and dated, after the inscribed title: George Barnier | invenit | Anno MCMXVI
Marks Stamped, in red, below image, lower right: [profile bust of a figure wearing an ornate helmet, encircled] 358 | 500 [numbers in black, on scroll within the stamp]
Inscriptions Inscribed, below image, center: Celle qui monte le cheval noir
Inscribed, in black, below stamp, lower right: Se trouve a la librairie Lvtetia, 66, Boulevard Raspail, Paris
Jessie L Metcalf;
1988-present, bequest to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)