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Sketches of a Cavalry Battle and the Forepaws of a Dog

A work made of graphite with brush and brown wash on cream wove paper, perimeter mounted on ivory laid paper.
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  • A work made of graphite with brush and brown wash 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

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Jean Louis André Théodore Géricault

Title

Sketches of a Cavalry Battle and the Forepaws of a Dog

Place

France (Artist's nationality)

Date

1813–1814

Medium

Graphite with brush and brown wash on cream wove paper, perimeter mounted on ivory laid paper

Dimensions

17.3 × 23.1 cm (6 13/16 × 9 1/8 in.)

Credit Line

Margaret Day Blake Collection

Reference Number

1947.35.56V

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