PAUL CÉSAR HELLEU
Madame Helleu Lisant devant la Cheminée
Conté crayon and charcoal on paper
27 x 21 inches (68.5 x 53.3 cm)
Framed: 38 x 30 inches (96.5 x 76.2 cm)
This drawing is included in Mrs. Howard-Johnston's archives. The image was published as a lithographed poster (of the same dimensions), titled La Lecture, by the Société des Artistes Lithographes in Paris in 1900. We are grateful to Frédérique de Watrigant for her assistance in the cataloguing of this work.
Private Collection, Paris
Private Collection, New York, 2012 to the present