Les jets d'eau


Varanchon de Saint-Geniès (sale 1777); Paignon-Dijonval (to Morel de Vindé); Morel de Vindé; Jacob de la Lottière (to Templier); Émile Templier (to Desclosières); Desclosières (to David Weill, 1913); David Weill (to Wildenstein); G. Wildenstein (bought by Robert Sterling Clark, 1941).

Jean-Honoré Fragonard

French, 1732–1806

Les jets d'eau

c. 1765–70

Brush and brown ink and brown wash over pencil on laid paper

Overall: 10 7/16 x 15 1/8 in. (26.5 x 38.4 cm)

Acquired by Sterling and Francine Clark before 1955




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.