Jules Chéret

French, 1836–1932

Seated Woman Holding a Fan

c. 1900

Black chalk heightened with white on blue-gray paper

Overall: 15 5/8 x 9 3/4 in. (39.7 x 24.8 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.