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William-Adolphe Bouguereau (French, 1825–1905), Study of Venus for Apollo and the Muses in Olympus, c. 1867. Graphite with touches of white chalk on paper, 18 7/16 x 12 in. Clark Art Institute, Acquired by Sterling and Francine Clark, 1955.1578



Edgar Degas (French, 1834–1917), Five Studies of a Hand, 1856. Graphite on paper, 5 1/8 x 6 in. Clark Art Institute, Collection of Herbert and Carol Diamond



Eugène Delacroix (French, 1798–1863) Study for The Battle of Poitiers, c. 1829–30. Graphite on paper, 10 × 7 in. Clark Art Institute, Collection of Herbert and Carol Diamond



Hippolyte Flandrin (French, 1809–1864) and Paul Flandrin (French, 1811–1902), Self-Portrait of Hippolyte, 1833. Graphite on paper, 10 1/4 × 7 1/2 in. Clark Art Institute, Gift of Herbert and Carol Diamond, 2018.11.6



Jean-François Raffaëlli (French, 1850–1924), Man in the City’s Outskirts (Bonhomme de Banlieue), c. 1885. Black chalk and pastel on paper, 24 1/2 x 14 1/2 in. Clark Art Institute, Collection of Herbert and Carol Diamond



Odilon Redon (French, 1840–1916), Study of a Man’s Back and a Melancholy Angel, 1865, Graphite on paper, 11 1/2 × 8 3/4 in. Clark Art Institute, Gift of David Jenness, in honor of Arthur F. Jenness (Professor, Williams College, 1946–1963), 2016.7



Octave Tassaert (French, 1800–1874), Portrait of Mademoiselle Goton, c. 1865. Charcoal with white and red chalk on paper, 11 1/2 x 6 1/2 in. Clark Art Institute, Collection of Herbert and Carol Diamond