Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

Welcome to the Spencer Collection

Le Discret
  • Joseph Ducreux
    1735-1802
    born: Nancy, France ; died: Paris, France
  • Le Discret, circa 1791
  • oil on aluminum panel (transfered from canvas)
  • Canvas/Support Dimensions: oval 91.6 x 79.9 cm
    Canvas/Support Dimensions: 36 x 29 1/8 in
    Frame Dimensions: Oval 41 x 34 in
  • Museum purchase through The Kansas University Endowment Association
  • On view: Gallery 406
  • 1951.0074
Description
Label Text
Literature
Exhibitions

Portrait of a man from the waist up. He looks out at the viewer with his index finger to his lips. He has gray hair and is wearing a green jacket.