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Study for the figure of Fame in sketch for  'The 'Apotheosis of Napoleon I' (Louvre, Paris)
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Study for the figure of Fame in sketch for 'The 'Apotheosis of Napoleon I' (Louvre, Paris)

19th century

Ingres, Jean-Auguste-Dominique    more

Graphite on paper

height: 23.7 cm; width: 16.1 cm

Notes
NB the original painting was destroyed during the fire of the Hotel de Ville in Paris in 1871 - the work in the Louvre is a painted sketch of the composition.

Acquisition
Witt, Robert Clermont (Sir); bequest; 1952
D.1952.RW.3607

Copyright: © The Samuel Courtauld Trust, The Courtauld Gallery, London

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