4 July 2000
Jean-Michel Moreau, called Moreau le Jeune (1741-1814)
A young Republican volunteer bidding farewell to his family
signed 'J.M. Moreau le Jeune Le 3em e année R.P.que'
black lead, pen and grey ink , brown wash on light brown paper
275 x 214 mm.
E. Norblin, Paris, Drouot, 16-17 March 1860, lot 101 (1,000 frs).
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M.-J.-F. Mahérault, L'Oeuvre de Moreau le Jeune, Paris, 1880, no. 527.
E. Bocher, Catalogue de l'Oeuvre de J.-M. Moreau le Jeune, Paris, 1982, p. 719, no. 153.
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