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French Drawings

November 20, 1944 – May 8, 1945
Ground Floor, Galleries G-9, G-10

Nicolas Lancret, Two Elegant Women in Polish Dress, c. 1723, red, black, and white chalk on light brown paper, Gift of Myron A. Hofer in memory of his mother, Jane Arms Hofer, 1944.9.1

This exhibition is no longer on view at the National Gallery.

Overview: A selection of drawings came from the Myron A. Hofer collection, the Harris Whittemore collection, and from the French government loan in the custody of the Gallery during the war years.