The Echo of Paris

Jean-Louis Forainca. 1899

Dixon Gallery and Gardens

Dixon Gallery and Gardens
Memphis, United States

  • Title: The Echo of Paris
  • Creator: Jean-Louis Forain
  • Date: ca. 1899
  • Physical Dimensions: 12 1/8 x 9 1/8 inches
  • Description: Every week in 1892 and 1893 and then from 1899 to 1902, L’Echo de Paris featured a drawing by Forain. This watercolor was most likely an advertisement commissioned by the journal.
  • Provenance: Museum purchase with funds provided by Brenda and Lester Crain, Hyde Family Foundations, Irene and Joe Orgill and the Rose Family Foundation
  • Type: Watercolors
  • Rights: Dixon Gallery and Gardens. For Terms and Conditions for use of this image please contact the Registrar at 901-761-5250.
  • Medium: Watercolor and crayon on laid paper