Artist Jean Lurçat, French, 1892-1966
  • Sails
  • Les voiles (alternate title)
Date 1921
Medium gouache on paper fully mounted to a heavy, cream wove sheet of paper
Dimensions Sheet: 11 × 18 1/2 inches (27.9 × 47 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Robert H. Tannahill
Accession Number 50.143
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed and dated, in pencil, along lower left edge of sheet: Lurcat 21
Inscriptions Inscribed, in pencil, verso of mount, upper left corner: 5054
(M. Knoedler & Co., New York, New York, USA);
Robert H. Tannahill [1893-1969] (Grosse Pointe Farms, Michigan, USA);
1950-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Exhibition of Five Centuries of Marine Painting. Exh. cat., Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, 1942, no. 133.