Recto: A seated figure, dressed for a Turkish masquerade
Verso: A seated figure in flowing robes

Details

  • Title

    Recto: A seated figure, dressed for a Turkish masquerade Verso: A seated figure in flowing robes

  • Artist/maker

    formerly attributed to Joseph-Marie Vien (1716 - 1809)
    formerly attributed to Jean Barbault (1718 - 1762)
  • Associated place

    Europe (place of creation)
  • Date

    1748
  • Material and technique

    recto: red chalk on laid paper
    verso: red chalk, offset

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    sheet 48.1 x 35.8 cm (height x width)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Purchased with the assistance of the Art Fund and the Trustees of the Festival of Islam, in memory of Denys Munby (1919-76), fellow of Nuffield College, 1976.

  • Museum location

    not on display

  • Museum department

    Western Art

  • Accession no.

    WA1976.75

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Further reading

Whiteley, Jon, Ashmolean Museum, Catalogue of the Collection of Drawings, VII, French School, 2 (Oxford, University Press, 2000), 875

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