The Scuffle (La lutte Bretonne)

Creation date
black crayon accented with orange on cream woven paper
Mark Descriptions
stamped with monogram l.r. estate stamp l.r.
9 5/8 x 7 1/4 in. (image) 13 1/8 x 10 5/8 in. (sheet)
Credit line
The Holliday Collection
Accession number
Not Currently On View
By descent to the artist’s daughter, Sylvie Mora-Lacombe [1898-?]; (Galerie Urban, Paris); acquired by W.J. Holliday [1895-1977] in 1965; {1} bequeathed to the Indianapolis Museum of Art in 1979 (79.258).
{1} See Ellen Wardwell Lee, The Aura of Neo-Impressionism: The W.J. Holliday Collection, Indianapolis, 1983, pp. 120-121(ill.). See also a listing of Lacombe’s sketchbooks in Joëlle Ansieau, Georges Lacombe 1868-1916: catalogue raisonné, Paris 1998, pp. 23 (ill.) and 203; here this drawing is listed as an unbound sheet from Album VI.
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