Artist Théodore Géricault, French, 1791-1824
  • Retour de Russie
  • Return from Russia (alternate title)
Date 1818
Medium lithograph printed in black ink with deep yellow tint stone on wove paper
Dimensions Image: 17 1/2 × 14 1/4 inches (44.5 × 36.2 cm)
Sheet: 18 1/4 × 14 5/8 inches (46.4 × 37.1 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Bernard F. Walker
Accession Number 74.286
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed, on stone, lower right of image: Gericault
Marks Stamp, verso: BFW (Bernard F. Walker)
Inscriptions Inscribed, on stone, lower center: RETOUR DE RUSSIE
Inscribed, lower right: Au Depot gal. de lithographie quai Voltaire No. 7
Inscribed, in pencil, verso: [several notations]
Mr. and Mrs. Bernard F. Walker (Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, USA);
1974-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)