Head of a Girl


Earl of Dalhousie (L. 717ª);* Robert Sterling Clark.    

*"L." refers to F. Lugt, Les Marques de collections de dessins et d'estampes, Amsterdam, 1921 and Supplément, The Hague, 1956.

François Boucher

French, 1703–1770

Head of a Girl

c. 1755

Black and red chalk on paper

Overall: 6 7/16 x 4 13/16 in. (16.3 x 12.3 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.