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Fluttering Spread Thy Purple Pinions, Gentle

A work made of brush and brown wash, over traces of graphite, on ivory card.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of brush and brown wash, over traces of graphite, on ivory card.

Date:

n.d.

Artist:

John Wood, the younger
English, 1728-1781

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

John Wood, the younger

Title

Fluttering Spread Thy Purple Pinions, Gentle

Place

England (Artist's nationality)

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1748–1781

Medium

Brush and brown wash, over traces of graphite, on ivory card

Dimensions

11.2 × 8 cm (4 7/16 × 3 3/16 in.)

Credit Line

The Leonora Hall Gurley Memorial Collection

Reference Number

1993.248.51

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