Artist Paul Signac, French, 1863-1935
Title
  • Port Louis
Date early 20th century
Medium watercolor, graphite pencil, and black crayon on off-white laid paper mounted onto tan and cream wove papers
Dimensions Sheet: 12 × 17 7/8 inches (30.5 × 45.4 cm)
Mount: 12 3/4 × 18 11/16 inches (32.4 × 47.5 cm)
Mount: 19 7/8 × 26 3/4 inches (50.5 × 67.9 cm)
Credit Line City of Detroit Purchase
Accession Number 26.32
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed and dated, lower right: P. Signac | Port Louis 19[...]
Inscriptions Inscribed, in black crayon, lower right and throughout drawing: [illegible notations]
Inscribed, in blue crayon, center of mount, verso: 23 825
1926-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Art Since 1889. Exh. cat., University of Albuquerque. Albuquerque, 1964, no. 108

The Turn of the Century. Exh. cat., Michigan State University Gallery. East Lansing, 1964, no. 8.

Museum Director's Choice. Detroit, 1970, pp. 40-41 (ill.).