Study for Lucain's "La Pharsale", Canto I

A work made of pen and black ink, heightened with white chalk, on gray laid paper, incised for transfer and perimeter mounted on ivory laid paper.
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  • A work made of pen and black ink, heightened with white chalk, on gray laid paper, incised for transfer and perimeter mounted on ivory laid paper.

Date:

c. 1766

Artist:

Hubert François Gravelot
French, 1699-1773

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Artist

Hubert François Gravelot

Title

Study for Lucain's "La Pharsale", Canto I

Origin

France

Date

1756–1773

Medium

Pen and black ink, heightened with white chalk, on gray laid paper, incised for transfer and perimeter mounted on ivory laid paper

Dimensions

140 × 86 mm

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Louis H. Silver

Reference Number

1962.111.5

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