Title of Work
Date of Work
original ca. 1860, Verve edition 1939
Art & Design Study Collection: James Smith Pierce Collection
Stored: JSP Box 10, 234_CF
UND Art Collections Repository
Constantin Guys was a Dutch painter born in 1802. Although not formally trained, he is best known for his work as an illustrator for several British and French newspapers, his watercolors and drawings of modern urban life in Paris, and depictions of high society women in cafés. Guys' work can be found in the permanent collections of the National Gallery of Art, the Phillips Collection, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, and many others internationally.
Double sided lithograph published by Verve, 1939.
James Smith Pierce Collection
Glue on edges of "Portrait" side.