Jules David Watercolor and Gouache Illustration of Children at Play, 1882
Jules David (French, 1808 – 1892)
Untitled (playing children and chaperone), 1882
Watercolor and gouache on paperboard
Signed to lower left
Inscribed date “24 Juin 1882” to lower left and verso
“1927E” (inscribed to verso) is likely plate annotation from La Gazette Rose Illustree, Paris, 1882, in which this illustration was published.
- toning across sheet and matting with additional discolorations to sheet; graphite markings and residue in margins; bumped corners; minor wear to matting.
- visible image area measures 9″ × 11″.