Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University

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The Ass and the Old Woman (L’Ane et la Vielle),

Watercolor, pencil, crayon, and Chinese white on medium-weight off-white wove paper

Dimensions (Sheet): 153 x 235 mm (6 x 9.3 in.)

Signed in pencil, lower left: “Tohub”; inscribed in pencil on verso: “J’ai fait ce dessin en 1871./ A ami au College Rollin./F.B.”; inscribed on verso, lower left: “To Howard Mansfield, Esq./ with the compliments and admiration for his artistic taste/ of -----Max Williams/ Nov. 6th, 1889.”

Accession number: 1944.D1.105

Gift of George W. Davison (B.A. Wesleyan 1892), 1944

Provenance / Collectors' marks: Howard Mansfield (Lugt 1342)

Bibliography: Gustave Bourcard 59.

Work Type: drawing

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