Description & Technical information

Four drawings of animals by Henri Deluermoz – studies of an elephant, a bear, a wolf and a tiger, each of identical technique to the present pair - are in the collection of the National Gallery of Canada in Ottawa.

Date:  1906
Period:  20th century
Origin:  France
Medium: Brush, Black ink, Brown wash, reddish-brown prepared paper
Signature: Signed with a monogram and dated .hD.1906 at the lower right. Inscribed with colour notes: brun rougeâtre, autour du bec et / des yeux (jaune), and duveter soigneussement la tête / trop mou.

Dimensions: 27.3 x 39.8 cm (10³/₄ x 15⁵/₈ inches)
Categories: Paintings, Drawings & Prints