Artist French
  • Portrait of a Woman
Date between 1780 and 1790
Medium red, black, gray, and white chalk, on buff laid paper
Dimensions Sheet: 14 1/2 × 10 7/16 inches (36.8 × 26.5 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, Octavia W. Bates Fund
Accession Number 34.128
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Inscriptions Inscribed, in pencil, lower center, verso: 3 [in circle]
Inscribed, lower left, verso: 7.888. [circled]
Inscribed: Hüet
(E. Parsons and Sons, London, England); [as by Jean-Baptiste Huet]
1934-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Italian, French, English, and Spanish Drawings and Watercolors: Sixteenth Through Eighteenth Centuries. New York, 1992, pp. 334-335, no. A88.