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Inscription

upper center in graphite: 75 / 12 / 87 1/2; lower center in graphite: 25 / 160 / 1500 / 25 / 4000; left verso vertically in pen and red ink by unknown hand: Vermicelli / Butter Sauce / Wine to; right verso vertically in pen and red ink by unknown hand: Broiled Chickens M D Hotel / Fried Sage in batter / Veal Kidney Sauté au [not deciphered] / Breast Lamb sauce [not deciphered]

Provenance

Rear Admiral Eugene Henry Cozzens Leutze (son of the artist), New York; Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, 1917; acquired 2015 by the National Gallery of Art

Bibliography
1983
Simmons, Linda Crocker and with the assistance of Adrianne J. Humphrey, et al. American Drawings, Watercolors, Pastels, and Collages in the Collection of the Corcoran Gallery of Art. Washington, DC: Corcoran Gallery of Art, 1983: p. 35, no. 248.