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

A work made of pen and black ink, with graphite and 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 pen and black ink, with graphite and 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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Artist

Hubert François Gravelot

Title

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

Origin

France

Date

1758–1773

Medium

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

Dimensions

138 × 86 mm

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Louis H. Silver

Reference Number

1962.110.7

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