French 18th Century
Portrait of a Girl
black and red chalk
oval: 36.9 x 27.3 cm (14 1/2 x 10 3/4 in)
A. Zarine Consul General of Russia, Paris  (Wildenstein & Co., New York); sold 1929 to Samuel H. Kress; gift of the Samuel H. Kress Foundation 1963 to NGA.  Not in the Zarine sale catalogue of 5 December 1917, Hotel Drouot, Paris.