Description & Technical information

This drawing is a typical compilation of studies done in Venezuela. The clothing of the women in fancy dresses and the man in the robe suggest that Pissarro made these quick sketches of people as they entered or left church. See no. 20 in Pissarro in Venezuela for similar subject matter.

Verso: Studies of Women and of Men on Donkeys

Date:  1852-1854
Period:  19th century, 1850-1900
Origin:  Venezuela
Medium: Pen, Brown ink, Black chalk on paper
Signature: This work is accompanied by a letter of authenticity from Dr Joachim Pissarro and will be included in the forthcoming Catalogue Raisonné of Drawings by Camille Pissarro.

Dimensions: 20.3 x 26.8 cm (8 x 10¹/₂ inches)
Categories: Paintings, Drawings & Prints