Wash drawing presenting a portrait of a man, made in june 7th 1788 by Johann Caspar Lavater (1741-1801). The portrayed man is Jean-Georges Schertz (1745-1818), president of Strasbourg's Chamber of Commerce from 1803 to 1818.
Lavater, Swiss theologian and writer, is one of the physiognomy main thinker of the end of the 18th century.
Frame diameter : 65 cm
120 000 €