Sampans, 1839- Bellevue, 1900
Angel study with bow
321 x 250 mm – 12 5/8 x 9 13/16 in.
Pencil on paper.
Stamped signature J. Machard (L. 5030) lower left.
This drawing belongs to a set of 85 drawings from the studio of Jules Machard presented by Drawings-online. Read our focus on the artist.
This subject of Eros bending his bow was treated several times by Jules Machard : a drawing is at the Beaux-Arts in Paris (inv. EBA 1229) and a painting on this subject was presented for sale at Sotheby’s, New York, 24/01/2007 (Oil on canvas, 950 x 680 mm, fig. 1).