Tropical Masquerade, Neptune and his Court on the "Amigo Protector," from a disassembled album
Graphite and watercolor on paper
Overall: 6 7/8 x 8 1/8 in. ( 17.5 x 20.6 cm )
inscription: lower, ink: "La Mascarade de tropique Neptune et Sa Cour. amigo Protector, 1814"
Inscribed along lower right edge in brown ink: "La Mascarade du tropique Neptune et Sa Cour amigo Protector 1814."
This scene is from the sketchbook of the Baroness Hyde de Neuville.
De Neuville family, France; E. De Vries, Paris, 1928; Columbia University Press Book Store, NYC, 1929; Old Print Shop, NYC, 1953
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.