Schoolboy (Portrait of Henry Walters at Age Twelve?)

Jules-Émile Saintin1860

The Walters Art Museum
Baltimore, United States

  • Title: Schoolboy (Portrait of Henry Walters at Age Twelve?)
  • Date Created: 1860
  • Physical Dimensions: w13 x h15.4 cm
  • Type: drawings
  • Rights: Acquired by William T. Walters, http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/
  • External Link: The Walters Art Museum
  • Medium: graphite with scraping on cream, moderately thick, slightly textured wove paper prepared with a light gray ground
  • Provenance: William T. Walters, Baltimore [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Henry Walters, Baltimore, 1894, by inheritance; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
  • Place of Origin: France
  • Inscriptions: E. Saintin, New York, 1860 in graphite, lower left
  • ExhibitionHistory: The Essence of Line: French Drawings from Ingres to Degas. The Walters Art Museum, Baltimore; Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore; Birmingham Museum of Art, Birmingham; Tacoma Art Museum, Tacoma. 2005-2006
  • Artist: Jules Emile Saintin