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Studies of a Blacksmith and a Horse's Head with Sketches of Other Figures and a Rabbit

A work made of graphite with black crayon, on cream wove paper, perimeter mounted on ivory laid paper.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of graphite with black crayon, on cream wove paper, perimeter mounted on ivory laid paper.

Date:

1813/14

Artist:

Jean Louis André Théodore Géricault
French, 1791-1824

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Status

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Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Jean Louis André Théodore Géricault

Title

Studies of a Blacksmith and a Horse's Head with Sketches of Other Figures and a Rabbit

Place

France (Artist's nationality:)

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1813–1814

Medium

Graphite with black crayon, on cream wove paper, perimeter mounted on ivory laid paper

Dimensions

23.2 × 17.4 cm (9 3/16 × 6 7/8 in.)

Credit Line

Margaret Day Blake Collection

Reference Number

1947.35.53R

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