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Two Standing Figures, Embracing (recto); Man with Scythe and Sketches of Buildings (verso)

A work made of red and white chalk (recto); and red chalk (verso), on blue wove paper.
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  • A work made of red and white chalk (recto); and red chalk (verso), on blue wove paper.

Date:

1847/75

Artist:

Jean Baptiste Carpeaux
French, 1827-1875

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Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Jean Baptiste Carpeaux

Title

Two Standing Figures, Embracing (recto); Man with Scythe and Sketches of Buildings (verso)

Place

France (Artist's nationality:)

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1847–1875

Medium

Red and white chalk (recto); and red chalk (verso), on blue wove paper

Dimensions

16 × 12.5 cm (6 5/16 × 4 15/16 in.)

Credit Line

Worcester Sketch Fund

Reference Number

1974.39

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