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LOUISE EMILE ADAN
(Paris 1839 - 1937)
A YOUNG TAMBOURINE GIRL WITH A MONKEY

Black chalk, on laid paper with watermark AGM Glaslan; 625 x 475 mm. Stamped with mark VENTE L. EMILE / ADAN. LITERATURE: Marco Fagioli and Francesca Marini, Descrivere o narrare, Disegni francesi tra naturalismo e simbolismo, Florence, 2004; no. 49, illustrated.

Adan studied under Picot and Cabanel at the Ecole de Beaux Arts. He exhibited at the Salons from 1863 to 1937. In 1931 he won the Prix Bonnat.

Price: 1.300,00 €