Artist Jean Jacques de Boissieu, French, 1736-1810
  • Landscape with River
Date between 1736 and 1810
Medium pen and brown ink and gray wash over graphite pencil on cream laid paper
Dimensions Sheet: 5 × 8 13/16 inches (12.7 × 22.4 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1SDR22
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed, lower left, in pencil: B
Inscriptions Inscribed, in brown ink, lower right, verso: J. F. R.
Inscribed, in graphite, lower right, verso: L. gn (--)

J.J. Peoli (New York, New York, USA);
May 8, 1894, sold by (American Art Association, New York, New York, USA) no. 63;
James E. Scripps (Detroit, Michigan, USA);
Mrs. James E. Scripps (Detroit, Michigan, USA);
1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Italian, French, English, and Spanish Drawings and Watercolors. Cat., Detroit Institute of Arts. New York, 1992, pp. 194-195, no. 89.

Rosenberg, Pierre, trans. Catherine Johnson. French Master Drawings of the Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries in North American Collections. Exh. cat., Art Gallery of Ontario. Toronto and London, 1972, p. 134.