Jules Chéret

French, 1836–1932

Léonie Laporte as a Bacchante

c. 1900

Reddish-brown chalk on paper

Overall: 12 7/16 x 9 1/2 in. (31.6 x 24.1 cm)

Acquired by Sterling Clark, 1915




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.