21 November 1996
Ferdinand-Victor-Eugène Delacroix (1798-1863)
Le Bosquet de Bacchus, after Watteau
8¼ x 13½ in. (206 x 344 mm.); and another drawing after Watteau by the same hand on thinner paper (2)
The artist's studio stamp (L. 838a).
Nicos Dhikeos (his mark, not in Lugt).
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