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Study for the Vignette of Lucretius's "De la Nature des Choses", Vol. II, Book IV

A work made of graphite, with traces of black chalk, on gray laid paper, incised for transfer and perimeter mounted on cream laid paper.
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  • A work made of graphite, with traces of black chalk, on gray laid paper, incised for transfer and perimeter mounted on cream laid paper.

Date:

c. 1768

Artist:

Hubert François Gravelot
French, 1699-1773

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Status

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Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Hubert François Gravelot

Title

Study for the Vignette of Lucretius's "De la Nature des Choses", Vol. II, Book IV

Origin

France

Date

1748–1773

Medium

Graphite, with traces of black chalk, on gray laid paper, incised for transfer and perimeter mounted on cream laid paper

Dimensions

142 × 87 mm

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Louis H. Silver

Reference Number

1962.110.4

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