The Fortune Teller

Provenance

Sale Paris, Hôtel Drouot, February 27, 1919, no. 51 {illustrated}; Robert Sterling Clark.

Jean Louis Forain

French, 1852–1931

The Fortune Teller

1862–1931

Brush and black ink, black crayon, and gray wash on paper

Overall: 17 5/16 x 10 11/16 in. (44 x 27.1 cm)


Acquired by Sterling and Francine Clark before 1955

1955.1757


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BIBLIOGRAPHY

Haverkamp-Begemann, Egbert, Standish D. Lawder, and Charles W. Talbot, Jr. Drawings from the Clark Art Institute: A Catalogue Raisonné of the Robert Sterling Clark Collection of European and American Drawings, Sixteenth Through Nineteenth Centuries, at the Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute, Williamstown. 2 volumes. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1964.