French Drawings

  • Henri ADAM

    Woodland Scene

  • Paul ALLIER

    Le Billet Doux (Incroyable and Merveilleuse)

  • Clément-Auguste ANDRIEUX

    A Cavalry Skirmish

  • Albert BALLU

    A Street in Algiers



  • Léon BENIGNI

    An Elegant Couple: Design for the Cover of the Magazine Voici La Mode / Art Goût Beauté

  • Antoine BÉRANGER

    Children Playing a Game

  • Pancrace BESSA

    Two Peaches

  • Pancrace BESSA

    Two Apricots on a Branch

  • Andreas BODAN

    Death and the Scholar

  • Jean-Jacques de BOISSIEU

    A Ruined Farmhouse

  • Paul BONET

    Jeanne d’Arc: Design for a Bookbinding

  • François-Auguste BONHEUR

    Mountain Landscape in the Auvergne

  • Pierre BONNARD

    View of the Town and Bay of Saint-Tropez

  • François BOUCHER

    Aurora and Cephalus

  • François BOUCHER

    Neptune Rescuing Amymone

  • Eugène BOUDIN

    Sky Study


    A Woman Skiing and Two Women Looking to the Left


    Women at a Bar


    Man Confronted by Cubism (La peinture absolue)


    Two Men Choosing a Cane


    A Walking Man in a Suit, with a Cane


    A Dancing Man


    A Horse and Carriage


    An Elegantly Dressed Standing Woman Observed by Two Men in a Carriage


    Three Men Drinking


    A Recumbent Woman and a Standing Man

  • Louis-Maurice BOUTET DE MONVEL

    Design for the Poster for the 19th Annual Exhibition of the Société des Aquarellistes Français, Paris, 1897


    A Family Looking at a Painting, with the Artist

  • Rodolphe BRESDIN

    Landscape with Fishermen

  • Pierre BRISSAUD

    Sidesaddle: Design for the Cover of Vogue

  • Pierre-Nicolas BRISSET

    The Head of a Choirboy

  • Silas BROUX

    Night, after Michelangelo


    Design for a Stage Set: America

  • Gilles-Paul CAUVET

    An Acanthus Leaf

  • Gilles-Paul CAUVET

    Design for a Decorative Panel with a Cherub Seated on a Globe

  • Gilles-Paul CAUVET

    Design for a Decorative Panel with Two Sirens Holding a Vase Embellished with Dolphins and other Decorative Motifs

  • Claude-Louis CHATELET

    Landscape with an Alpine Waterfall

  • Claude-Louis CHATELET

    Mountain Landscape with a Waterfall

  • Louis CHERON

    Tobias and the Angel

  • Eugène CICERI

    Landscape at Quimperlé, Brittany

  • Georges CLAIRIN

    The Venetian Lagoon

  • Georges CLAIRIN

    Study of Thistles

  • Charles-Nicolas COCHIN

    Design for a Fireworks Display

  • Fernand CORMON

    The Head of a Young Girl in Profile

  • Jean-Baptiste-Camille COROT

    The Forum with the Temple of Venus and Roma

  • Louis-Amable CRAPELET

    Sunset in Egypt, with Two Bedouin on Camels

  • Henri Edmond CROSS

    Studies of Waves

  • Henri Edmond CROSS

    A Design for a Dish

  • Pascal-Adolphe DAGNAN-BOUVERET

    A Standing Female Nude (Primavera)

  • Honoré DAUMIER

    The Lawyer (L’avocat pathétique)

  • Honoré DAUMIER

    The Heads of Two Men

  • Georges DE FEURE

    Two Elegant Women: Design for the Cover of Les Modes

  • Philibert-Benoît DE LA RUE

    Study for a Frontispiece or Monument, with Allegorical Figures Surrounding an Oval Portrait of a Young Woman

  • Emile DE SPECHT

    A Presumed Portrait of Edgar Degas

  • Edgar DEGAS

    Coastal Landscape at Sunset, with a View of Cabourg (Paysage, soleil couchant)


    Studies of an Eagle


    Studies of the Wings of an Eagle

  • Baron Dominique-Vivant DENON

    A Seated Woman Wearing a Feathered Hat

  • Marcellin DESBOUTIN

    Study of a Left Hand

  • Aignan-Thomas DESFRICHES

    Washerwomen by a Lake, a Mill in the Background

  • Aignan-Thomas DESFRICHES

    Horsemen in a Landscape with Classical Ruins

  • Aignan-Thomas DESFRICHES

    A View of the Pont-Royal in Orléans, with the Construction of a Pier in the Foreground

  • Jean-Baptiste DESHAYS

    The Raising of Lazarus

  • Louis-Jean DESPREZ

    The Temple of Segesta in Sicily

  • André DEVAMBEZ

    Sur l’herbe: A Group of Figures in a Landscape


    Landscape at La Grande Jatte (Pré en contre-bas)


    Design for a Trophy: Les Arms Ottomans


    Design for a Trophy: La Marine

  • Jean DUPAS

    Study for The Chariot of Poseidon Mural for the S.S. Normandie

  • Tsuguharu FOUJITA

    A Young Woman Asleep

  • Jean Honoré FRAGONARD

    A Statue in a Garden

  • Alexandre Thomas FRANCIA

    A Still Life of Letters, Cards, an Envelope, a Pencil, a Match and a Cigar Stub

  • 18th Century FRENCH SCHOOL

    A Cavalier

  • 19th Century FRENCH SCHOOL

    A Woman Wearing a Hat

  • 19th Century FRENCH SCHOOL

    The Head of a Young Boy Wearing a Cap

  • 19th Century FRENCH SCHOOL

    An Artist Seated at an Easel

  • 19th Century FRENCH SCHOOL

    The Church of the Invalides, Paris

  • Pierre Victor GALLAND

    Study for L'Astuce, a Decorative Panel for the Hôtel Cail, Paris

  • Paul GAUGUIN

    The Head of a Breton Woman

  • Ingrid GERHARDT

    A Study of Foliage with White Berries

  • Ingrid GERHARDT

    Landscape with a Bridge over a Stream

  • Théodore GERICAULT

    Study of a Lion at Rest

  • Gaspard GOBAUT

    Landscape with a Mill


    A Frog in an Overcoat, Holding a Top Hat and Cane

  • René GRUAU

    The Straw Hat

  • René GRUAU

    Woman in a White Dress: Design for the Cover of International Textiles Magazine (August 1985)

  • René GRUAU

    Woman with a Long Head Scarf: Design for the Cover of International Textiles Magazine (July 1971)

  • René GRUAU

    Design for the Cover of Sir Magazine (No.4, 1964)

  • Henri Joseph HARPIGNIES

    A Stream in an Arid Landscape

  • Henri Joseph HARPIGNIES

    A Circular Landscape, Surrounded by Oriental Lanterns and Motifs

  • Louis Welden HAWKINS

    Le Petit Vent du Nord

  • Louis HAYET

    A Tugboat on the Quai Bucherelle, Pontoise

  • Louis HAYET

    Gas Lamps, Paris

  • Ferdinand HEILBUTH

    An Elegant Woman Seated by a River

  • Marcel-Jacques HEMJIC

    An Elegant Woman and Child in a Snowfall

  • Jean-Baptiste HUET

    Winter Landscape with Two Children

  • Paul HUET

    The ‘Song of the Sea’ Cliffs at Nanjizal Cove, Land’s End, Cornwall

  • Victor HUGO

    Seascape with Ships in Fog

  • Jean-Auguste-Dominique INGRES

    The Gatteaux Family

  • Sigismond JEANÈS

    A November Evening on Lake Garda, Val du Col Loppio, Trentino

  • Georges LACOMBE

    Portrait of Mme. Gabrielle Wenger at Camaret-sur-Mer [recto]; Portrait of the Seaman Piriou [verso]

  • Jean-Baptiste LE PRINCE

    A Russian Peasant Family in an Interior

  • Henri LE SIDANER

    A Fountain in a Village Square

  • Karl-Ernest-Rudolph-Heinrich Salem LEHMANN

    Study of a Standing Draped Man

  • Léon Augustin LHERMITTE

    Ploughing (Le Labourage)

  • Andre LHOTE

    View of Collioure, Pyrénées

  • Luigi LOIR

    Roscoff, Brittany

  • Luigi LOIR

    A Naval Display

  • Luigi LOIR

    The Grand Palais, Paris

  • Gustave LOISEAU

    Still Life with a Dish of Fried Eggs

  • Philippe-Jacques de LOUTHERBOURG

    Pastoral Scene with a Shepherd and Shepherdess

  • Maximilien LUCE

    Study of a Nude Bather

  • André Edouard MARTY

    A Woman and Child Seated in a Tropical Landscape

  • Henri MATISSE


  • Henri MATISSE

    Portrait of Janie Bussy

  • Henri MATISSE

    Standing Female Nude

  • Maxime MAUFRA

    Coastal Landscape in Brittany

  • Achille Lucien MAUZAN

    Sir: Primo ed Unico Registratore Italiano

  • Mathurin MEHEUT

    Peacocks: Notes de Céramique

  • Jean-Adrien MERCIER

    Two Women in a Cemetery in Rabat, Morocco

  • Jean-François MILLET

    A Reclining Nymph in a Wooded Landscape

  • Jean-François MILLET

    The Return from the Fields (The Evening Star)


    A Young Moroccan Girl

  • Charles MOZIN

    A Coastal Cliff in Normandy

  • Jean-Baptiste OUDRY

    Belphegor, A Tale by Machiavelli: Roderic and Matheo

  • Jean-Baptiste OUDRY

    Belphegor, A Tale by Machiavelli: Roderic and Honnesta

  • Pierre-Justin OUVRIÉ

    A View of the Saint-Louis Hospital from the Canal Saint Martin, Paris

  • Phillipe-Louis PARIZEAU

    A Sheet of Studies of Five Legs, One of a Child

  • Phillipe-Louis PARIZEAU

    A Sheet of Studies of Four Arms

  • Pierre PARROCEL

    The Head of a Bearded Man

  • Joseph-François PARROCEL

    Virtue Defeating Vice

  • Jean-Baptiste PATER

    A Reclining Man, Seen from Behind

  • Savinien PETIT

    The Tomb of Saint Cecilia in Rome

  • Hippolyte PETITJEAN

    The Wave

  • Pablo PICASSO

    Picasso II

  • Pablo PICASSO

    The Picador (Le cheval de picador cabré)

  • Pablo PICASSO

    The Artist and his Model (Le peintre et son modèle)

  • Jean-Baptiste Marie PIERRE

    The Head of a Female Figure Wearing a Helmet

  • Jean-Baptiste PILLEMENT

    Pastoral Landscape with Herdsmen and Cattle

  • Jean-Baptiste PILLEMENT

    Pastoral Landscape with Peasants and Sheep

  • Jean-Baptiste PILLEMENT

    River Landscape with a Ruined Tower

  • Isidore PILS

    A Soldier Pushing a Cannon, and other Studies of Soldiers

  • François-Auguste RAVIER

    Landscape with Part of the Aurelian Walls of Rome

  • Odilon REDON

    The Head of a Young Woman Looking Down (Tête de Femme Penchée)

  • Hubert ROBERT

    An Architectural Capriccio of the Roman Forum, with Figures by the Temple of Castor and Pollux and the Arch of Titus

  • Hubert ROBERT

    Laundresses at a Fountain: Design for a Frontispiece

  • Georges Antoine ROCHEGROSSE

    A Japanese Interior with a Woman and Child: Design for an Illustration

  • Auguste ROUBILLE

    Le Cri de Paris

  • Gabriel-Jacques De SAINT-AUBIN

    Sheet of Studies of Several Women, One Nursing a Baby, with an Artist Drawing [recto], Three Women in a Landscape [verso]

  • Gabriel-Jacques De SAINT-AUBIN

    Figures at a Picnic by a Farm

  • Piat-Joseph SAUVAGE

    A Frieze of Putti with a Chariot

  • Louis-Auguste de SCHWITER

    View over the Roof of a House (Hampstead Heath?)

  • Henry SOMM

    Wildflowers at the Base of a Tree

  • Théophile-Alexandre STEINLEN

    Au Bois de Boulogne

  • Jacques-François-Joseph SWEBACH-DESFONTAINES

    A Horse-Drawn Carriage and its Team


    The Staircase at 54, rue de Seine, Paris

  • Jean-Baptiste TAVERNIER

    A Calligraphic Design for a Frontispiece

  • Théodore VALERIO

    Three Studies of an Italian Peasant Woman


    Reclining Nude with Red Stockings (Nu couché aux bas rouges)

  • François-Antoine VASSÉ

    Design for a Decorative Motif: A Partially Draped Young Woman Holding a Sconce Aloft

  • Edouard VUILLARD

    A Woman Wearing a Beret

  • Edouard VUILLARD

    Jos Hessel in the Drawing Room at the Château des Clayes

  • Edouard VUILLARD

    Portrait of Jean Reiss

  • Edouard VUILLARD

    The Square Berlioz on the Place Vintimille, Paris

  • Jean-Antoine WATTEAU

    Studies of a Woman Spurning a Man’s Advances and a Woman Leaning Back

  • Henry WECLAWOWICZ, called WECLA

    Woman in a Fur-Trimmed Beige Coat by Lucien Lelong: Design for the Cover of Voici La Mode Magazine

  • Jean-Baptiste WICAR

    A Sculpture of a Draped Woman, after the Antique

  • Alexander YAKOVLEV

    Portrait of Prince Luigi Amedeo de Savoia, Duke of the Abruzzi