Artist Jean Jacques de Boissieu, French, 1736-1810
  • An Ox and a Head of a Sheep
Date between 1736 and 1810
Medium black crayon with traces of red crayon on gray laid paper
Dimensions Sheet: 5 7/16 × 7 5/16 inches (13.8 × 18.6 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1SDR23.A
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Inscriptions Inscribed, in black chalk, lower right: DB
Inscribed, in black crayon, upper left: [illegible, partially erased]
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. 196-197, no. 90.