Chevrette – 19th Century Drawing of a Small Goat by Pierre de Salis

“Chevrette” – Drawing of a Small Goat by Pierre de Salis-Soglio

Dimensions: 9 x 7 cm

Condition: Light but even discoloration of the sheet.  Some smudging. Full sheet is as shown below.

Pierre de Salis-Soglio

Neuchatel 1827 - 1919 Neuchatel

Also known as: Pierre de Salis

Count Pierre de Salis-Soglio was born in Neuchatel, Switzerland in 1827 and died in that same lakeside city in 1919. He was a painter and engraver of landscapes, and later became the Conservator of the Musee de Beaux-Arts in Neuchatel.